Walter Tsumura

Walter Tsumura

He was born on 17 August 1923. He was a student. His family includes Chonosuke Tsumura (father) and Tonoya Tsumura (mother; nee Tonoya Okino). His home address is listed as 274 Roebuck Road, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops, BC.

Metadata

ForenameWalter
SurnameTsumura
Regularized NameWalter Tsumura
Custodian Identification Number10191
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceKamloops, BC

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