Teiichi Amano

Teiichi Amano

He was born on 5 October 1892. He was an owner of a soy and Miso Factory under the name of Amano Brothers. His family includes Chiyo Amano (mother; nee Chiyo Amano), Minosuke Amano (father), Katsuyo Amano (wife; nee Katsuyo Sakamoto), Noburo Amano (son), Miyoko Amano (daughter), and Shigeru Amano (son). His home address is listed as 2141 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.


Regularized NameTeiichi Amano
Custodian Identification Number9213
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Revelstoke, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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