Torao Amemori

Torao Amemori

He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Tori Amemori (mother), Yaichiro Amemori (father), Asa Amemori (wife), Mitsuo Amemori (child), A, Imakire (daughter; nee A, Amemori), Y, Otsuka (daughter, nee Y, Amemori), Akiko Amemori (daughter), Kinko Amemori (daughter), and Chieko Amemori (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 217, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.

Metadata

ForenameTorao
SurnameAmemori
Regularized NameTorao Amemori
Custodian Identification Number5389
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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