Tsutomu Chiba

Tsutomu Chiba

He was born on 1 June 1884. He was a farmer. His family includes Mon Chiba (mother), Genji Chiba (father), Fusa Chiba (wife; nee Fusa Hatakiyama), Takeshi Chiba (son), Chieko Chiba (daughter), Miyoko Chiba (daughter), Susumu Chiba (son), Hideo Chiba (son), and M. Mutsuo Chiba (son). He lived in Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameTsutomu Chiba
Custodian Identification Number12791
NationalityJapanese national


Custodian Case Files (1)


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