Toru Kubo

Toru Kubo

Kubo was born on 13 November 1915. He was a logger employed by Burns & Jackson Logging Company, Wilson Creek, BC. His family includes Yoshi Kubo (mother), Hidetaro Kubo (father), Yoshike Kubo (wife; nee Yoshike Oike), and Hidehiko Richard Kubo (son; born 20 December 1942). His home address is listed as Burns & Jackson Logging Company, Wilson Creek, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC. No seized property is listed in the file.

Metadata

ForenameToru
SurnameKubo
Regularized NameToru Kubo
Custodian Identification Number1557
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWestwold, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

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