Tasoji Umakoshi

Tasoji Umakoshi

Related to Johnny Umakoshi. Bird Commission case file number 989. Custodian file number X1-530 [XI-530 or 530_xi]. (Source: tfrbl_ms00689_series_1_box_1_file_08.). Father of Kazuhisa Umakoshi (Source: lac_rg33-69_volume_49_file_0989).


Regularized NameTasoji Umakoshi


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