Sajiemon Kuramoto

Sajiemon Kuramoto

He was born on 1 March 1883. He was a boat builder. His family includes Yoshi Kuramoto (wife), Fumio Kuramoto (daughter), George Kuramoto (son), and Roy Kuramoto (son). 1701 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC and Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSajiemon
SurnameKuramoto
Regularized NameSajiemon Kuramoto
Custodian Identification Number14573
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceHope, BC
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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Terminology

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