Satoru Iwamoto

Satoru Iwamoto

He was born on 12 October 1920. He was a mill hand. His family includes Yuri Iwamoto (mother; nee Yuri Oyesugi) and Harry Iwamoto (father). His home address is listed as 220 Pemhina Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Fort William, ON.

Metadata

ForenameSatoru
SurnameIwamoto
Regularized NameSatoru Iwamoto
Custodian Identification Number12767
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceFort William, ON

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