Union Trading Company Limited

Union Trading Company Limited

Union Trading Company Limited was associated with Union Boat Works, located at the foot of Bidwell Street [possibly 607 Bidwell Street], Vancouver, BC. People associated with this file include Toku Nakamoto (majority shareholder; nee Toku Shirakashi), Toyojiro Nakamoto (shareholder), and A.S. Smith (shareholder).


OrgNameUnion Trading Company Limited
Custodian Identification Number15736


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