Yosuke Omoto

Yosuke Omoto

He was born on 22 May 1897. He was a chauffeur and a cook. His family includes Shizu Omoto (mother; nee Shizu Kitamura), Yosoziro Omoto (father), and Elizabeth Omoto (wife; nee Elizabeth Cairn). 423 Whitmore Street, Toronto, ON is listed as a former address. He lived at 441 Queen Street, Ottawa, ON.


Regularized NameYosuke Omoto
Custodian Identification Number14493
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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