George Kuramoto

George Kuramoto

He was born on 23 April 1917. He was a boat builder. His family includes Yoshi Kuramoto (mother; nee Yoshi Uyeji) and Sajiemon Kuramoto [also listed as Sajuemon Kuramoto] (father). His home address is listed as 1701 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameKuramoto
Regularized NameGeorge Kuramoto
Custodian Identification Number14190
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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