Tametaro Yokota

Tametaro Yokota

He was born on 24 May 1894. He was a boat engineer. His family includes Fuji Yokota (mother) and Minematsu Yokota (father). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Monte Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTametaro
SurnameYokota
Regularized NameTametaro Yokota
Custodian Identification Number14758
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMonte Lake, BC

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