Tanekichi Isomura

Tanekichi Isomura

He was born on 15 November 1891. He was a fish buyer. His family includes Tsune Isomura (mother; nee Tsune Takahashi), Louise Shige Isomura (wife; nee Louise Shige Tsuchiya), and Kimiko Isomura (daughter). His home address is listed as 633 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. Deep Bay, Bowser, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTanekichi
SurnameIsomura
Regularized NameTanekichi Isomura
Custodian Identification Number2315
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceRevelstoke, BC

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