Isamu Seto

Isamu Seto

He was born on 15 June 1920. He was a mill worker employed by Pacific Mills Company. At the time of the file he was farming with this father. His family includes Haru Seto (mother; nee Haru Ikeo) and Masaturo Seto (father). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. Dewdney Trunk Road, Haney, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Elmwood, MB.

Metadata

ForenameIsamu
SurnameSeto
Regularized NameIsamu Seto
Custodian Identification Number2253
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceElmwood, MB

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