Toyojiro Nakamoto

Toyojiro Nakamoto

He was born on 30 November 1893. He was a boat builder. His family includes Kanejiro Nakamoto [possibly Kanijiro Nakamoto] (father), Toku Nakamoto [possibly Taku Nakamoto] (wife; nee Toku Shirakashi or Taku Shirakashi), Hana Nakamoto (daughter), and June Nakamoto (daughter). His home address is listed as 55 and 47th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Celista, BC.


Regularized NameToyojiro Nakamoto
Custodian Identification Number4633
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceCelista, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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