Kumizo Omori

Kumizo Omori

He was born on 14 February 1911. He was a bookkeeper employed by K. Natsuhara, 545 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Masa Omori (mother; nee Masa Tanemura), and Sadajiro Omori (father). His home address is listed as 545 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC.


Regularized NameKumizo Omori
Custodian Identification Number3505
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWestwold, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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