Yutaro Omoto

Yutaro Omoto

He was born on 15 July 1882. He was a boiler fireman. His family includes Tsuru Omoto (wife; nee Tsuru Tanaka), Nobuye Omoto (daughter), Toshiro Omoto (son), Haruye Omoto (daughter), Ichitaro Omoto (son), Masaye Omoto (daughter), and Yoshitaro Omoto (son). 1652 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver,, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameYutaro Omoto
Custodian Identification Number14216
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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