Mokichi Marumoto

Mokichi Marumoto

He was born on 7 July 1885. He was a fisherman employed by Bell-Irving Fishing Company Limited, Steveston, BC. His family includes Kameno Marumoto (wife), Kazumi Marumoto (son), and Yoko Marumoto (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 278, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMokichi
SurnameMarumoto
Regularized NameMokichi Marumoto
Custodian Identification Number4376
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceTashme, BC

Collections

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Terminology

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