Katsujiro Murao

Katsujiro Murao

He was born on 5 December 1888. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Taka Murao (mother; nee Taka Oye), and Mon Murao (wife; nee Murao Maekawa). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 28, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKatsujiro
SurnameMurao
Regularized NameKatsujiro Murao
Custodian Identification Number3545
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGrand Forks, BC

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