Kenichi Tanemura

Kenichi Tanemura

He was born on 14 September 1922. He was a store clerk. His family includes Kiwa Tanemura (mother; nee Kiwa Yoshikawa) and Ichitaro Tanemura (father). 504 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Salmon Arm, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKenichi
SurnameTanemura
Regularized NameKenichi Tanemura
Custodian Identification Number15004
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSalmon Arm, BC

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