Tsuneo Omotani

Tsuneo Omotani

He was born on 18 September 1925. He was a student at Kitsilano High School. His family includes Tomotau Omotani (father) and Aki Omotani (mother; nee Aki Onishi). His home address is listed as 1642 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsuneo
SurnameOmotani
Regularized NameTsuneo Omotani
Custodian Identification Number11245
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC

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