Takeshi Goromaru

Takeshi Goromaru

He was born on 26 June 1913. He was a millhand employed by BC Pulp & Paper Company. His family includes Suekiko Goromaru (father) and Tsuno Goromaru (mother; nee Tsuno Ishida). His home address is listed as 344 4th West Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to London, ON.


Regularized NameTakeshi Goromaru
Custodian Identification Number11368
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)London, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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