Renzo Suzumoto

Renzo Suzumoto

He was born on 28 September 1887. He was a fish packer employed by T. Tanaka with the Cowichan Saltry Company on North Galiano Island. His family includes Kumakichi Suzumoto (father), Yoshi Suzumoto (wife; nee Yoshi Miyagishima), and Mariko Suzumoto (daughter). His home address is listed as 1866 Triumph Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.

Metadata

ForenameRenzo
SurnameSuzumoto
Regularized NameRenzo Suzumoto
Custodian Identification Number10110
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMinto City, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Shared Surnames

Suzumoto
NameSee also
R. Suzumoto
Renzo Suzumoto
Renzo Suzumoto
Yoshi Suzumoto

Terminology

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