Hirosuke Takemoto

Hirosuke Takemoto

He was born on 29 October 1875. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packing Company Limited, Naas River, BC. His family includes Ito Takemoto (wife) and Yoko Takemoto (daughter). His home address is listed as Annandale Cannery, Naas River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHirosuke
SurnameTakemoto
Regularized NameHirosuke Takemoto
Custodian Identification Number1878
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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