Toemon Urabe

Toemon Urabe

He was born on 19 August 1886. He was a millhand employed Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Kiku Urabe (mother), Sekuro Urabe (father), and Kiku Urabe (wife). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameToemon Urabe
Custodian Identification Number5507
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Paldi


Custodian Case Files (1)


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