Kathleen Omoto

Kathleen Omoto

She was also listed as Yaewo Omoto. Her maiden name Kathleen Ichikawa [also listed as Yaewo Ichikawa]. She was born on 21 June 1910. Occupation not listed. Her family includes Tashiro Omoto (husband), Iwataro Ichikawa (father), and Fusa Ichikawa (mother; nee Fusa Kusuda). She lived in Woodfibre, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKathleen Omoto
Custodian Identification Number10289
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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