Yohichi Iwamoto

Yohichi Iwamoto

He was born on 20 October 1873. His family includes Tsugi Iwamoto (mother), Kisaburo Iwamoto (father), and Shizue Iwamoto (wife; nee Shizue Uchiyama). 130 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He died on 19 July 1941.


Regularized NameYohichi Iwamoto
Custodian Identification Number14134
NationalityJapanese national


Custodian Case Files (1)


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