Tomitaro Yokoyama

Tomitaro Yokoyama

He was born in approximately 1891. He was a millhand employed by Pacific Pulp and Paper Company. His family includes Tsuru Yokoyama (wife), Fumiko Yokoyama (daughter), and Isao Yokoyama (son). His home address is listed as 306 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. Where he was forcibly uprooted to is not listed.


Regularized NameTomitaro Yokoyama
Custodian Identification Number10726
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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