Hiroshi Kawamoto

Hiroshi Kawamoto

He was born on 26 February 1918. He was a farmer. His family includes Koto Kawamoto (mother; nee Koto Tanaka) and Sansuke Kawamoto (father). His home address is listed as Haney, BC. Port Alice, BC is listed as a former addres. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHiroshi
SurnameKawamoto
Regularized NameHiroshi Kawamoto
Custodian Identification Number7337
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVernon, BC

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Terminology

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