Toranosuke Miki

Toranosuke Miki

He was born on 10 July 1902. He was a fisherman employed by Anglo-British Columbia Packing Company, Naas River, BC. His family includes Chio Miki (mother; nee Chio Shiozaki), Yoshitaro Miki (father), Harue Miki (wife; nee Harue Sakurai), Sumi Miki (daughter), Mineo Miki (son), and Matsu Handa (sister). His home address is listed as Arrandale Cannery, Naas River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and Toronto, ON where he died on 1 August 1946.

Metadata

ForenameToranosuke
SurnameMiki
Regularized NameToranosuke Miki
Custodian Identification Number1121
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
ResidenceToronto, ON

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