Takayoshi Moriyama

Takayoshi Moriyama

He was born on 11 August 1923. He was a painter for Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Woye Moriyama (mother) and Ujiro Moriyama (father). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. 510 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hancock Lumber Company, Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameTakayoshi
SurnameMoriyama
Regularized NameTakayoshi Moriyama
Custodian Identification Number1707
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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