Ikutaro Seto

Ikutaro Seto

He was born on 16 December 1899. He was a car salesman at Curtis Motors, corner of Pacific and Granville Streets, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yasu Seto (wife). His home address is listed as 666 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. 629 1/2 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameIkutaro Seto
Custodian Identification Number13014
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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