Edward Utsunomiya

Edward Utsunomiya

He was born on 16 November. He was also listed as Edward Toshiro Utsunomiya. He was a millhand employed by Powell Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yoshiye Utsunomiya (mother; nee Yoshiye Tateishi) and Shikanosuke Utsunomiya (father). His home address is listed as 972 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 2734 McGill Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameEdward Utsunomiya
Custodian Identification Number3833
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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