Tetsuzo Umemoto

Tetsuzo Umemoto

He was born on 1 January 1900 and died on 4 December 1941 at Vancouver, BC. 1618 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. People related to this file include Fusa Umemoto (mother), Hichiji Umemoto (father), Misuye Umemoto (wife; nee Misuye Chimizu), and Miyeko Umemoto [also listed as Miyeko Nancy Umemoto] (daughter).


Regularized NameTetsuzo Umemoto
Custodian Identification Number13546
NationalityJapanese national


Custodian Case Files (1)


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