Teiji Omori

Teiji Omori

Omori was born on 18 June 1917. He was a boat builder and fisherman employed by Inverness Cannery, Inverness, BC. His family includes Fuyo Omori (mother; nee Fuyo Tsuya; deceased at time of file), Hide Omori (stepmother), and Takanosuke Omori (father). He lived in Inverness, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB. His listed seized property includes: boat “Nagato/“T.O.”; fishing equipment; carpenter’s tools.

Metadata

ForenameTeiji
SurnameOmori
Regularized NameTeiji Omori
Custodian Identification Number1284
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRaymond, AB

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