Ikutaro Umemura

Ikutaro Umemura

He was born on 7 February 1897. He was a fisherman employed by Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Okiwa Umemura (wife), Kaoru Umemura (son), Nobuye Umemura [also listed as Nobue Umemura] (daughter), Miyoshi Umemura (son), Makoto Umemura (son), Mamoru Umemura (son), Ikue Umemura (daughter), and Masaru Umemura (child). His home address is listed as House No. 5, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to North Kamloops, BC.

Metadata

ForenameIkutaro
SurnameUmemura
Regularized NameIkutaro Umemura
Custodian Identification Number13947
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceNorth Kamloops, BC

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