Toraishi Kitano

Toraishi Kitano

He was born on 25 February 1879. He was a mill watchman. His family includes Sanro Kitano (father). Salmo, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameToraishi Kitano
Custodian Identification Number14083
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Salmo


Custodian Case Files (1)


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