Tokumatsu Matsuba

Tokumatsu Matsuba

He was born on 15 May 1877. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Tei Matsuba (wife). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 42 Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and Penticton, BC.


Regularized NameTokumatsu Matsuba
Custodian Identification Number3517
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
ResidencePenticton, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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