Tsugio Inamoto

Tsugio Inamoto

He was born on 02 January 1916. His name is also listed in the file as Jimmy Inamoto. He was a millhand employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Duncan, BC. His family includes Yoshi Inamoto (mother, nee Yoshi Kozai) and Otomatsu Inamoto (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. 847 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sheridan Nurseries, Sheridan, ON; Petawawa, ON; and Angler, ON.


Regularized NameTsugio Inamoto
Custodian Identification Number571
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Sheridan, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Petawawa, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Angler, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Hillcrest


Custodian Case Files (1)


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