Totaro Utsunomiya

Totaro Utsunomiya

He was born on 6 May 1878. He was a logger employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company. His family includes Chitose Utsunomiya (wife). He lived in Suicide Creek, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameTotaro Utsunomiya
Custodian Identification Number10157
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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