Tokuichiro Murao

Tokuichiro Murao

He was born on 12 December 1906. He was a fisherman. His family includes Yasu Murao (mother; nee Yasu Matsuba), Yoichi Murao (father), Shizue Murao [also listed as Shizuye Murao] (wife), and Takeshi Murao (son). Steveston, BC and Skeena River, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTokuichiro
SurnameMurao
Regularized NameTokuichiro Murao
Custodian Identification Number15361
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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Terminology

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