15004: Kenichi Tanemura

15004: Kenichi Tanemura

Kenichi Tanemura

He was born on 14 September 1922. He was a store clerk. His family includes Kiwa Tanemura (mother; nee Kiwa Yoshikawa) and Ichitaro Tanemura (father). 504 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Salmon Arm, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 September 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Salmon Arm, BC
C-9430 (519-522)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15004
Name Kenichi Tanemura



15004: Kenichi Tanemura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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