Umetaro Inamoto

Umetaro Inamoto

He was born on 13 March 1892. He was a self-employed masseur. His family includes Mitsu Inamoto (wife; nee Mitsu Watanabe), Masaji Inamoto (son), Sumiko Inamoto (daughter), Tamiye Ono (daughter; nee Tamiye Inamoto), Shizuko Inamoto (daughter), Seiko Inamoto (daughter), and Umetada Inamoto (son). His home address is listed as 561 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 2214 Dorchester Street, Montreal, QC.


Regularized NameUmetaro Inamoto
Custodian Identification Number784_xi
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Montreal, QC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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