Jotaro Teshima

Jotaro Teshima

He was born on 8 August 1870. He was retired. His family includes Naokichi Teshima (father), Matsuno Teshima (wife; Matsuno Kadonara), and Ko Teshima (son). His home address is listed as 1677 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC


Regularized NameJotaro Teshima
Custodian Identification Number3543
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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