Kozuo Murata

Kozuo Murata

He was born on 16 October 1924. He was a student at King Edward High School, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tome Murata (mother; nee Tome Yoshioka), and Matsutaro Murata (father). His home address is listed as 185 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameKozuo Murata
Custodian Identification Number8748
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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