Takashi Omoto

Takashi Omoto

He was born on 30 August 1925. His name is also listed as Takashi Harry Omoto. He was a student at Grandview High School of Commerce. His family includes Shika Omoto (mother; nee Shika Yamamoto) and Shohachi Omoto (father). His home address is listed as 2225 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. 1553 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameTakashi Omoto
Custodian Identification Number12824
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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