Tsunekichi Yokoyama

Tsunekichi Yokoyama

He was born on 27 July 1885. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Shichi Yokoyama (mother), Ichizaemon Yokoyama (father), Moto Yokoyama (wife; nee Moto Tatemura), Akira Yokoyama (son), Tomio Yokoyama (son), and Kazuo Yokoyama (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsunekichi
SurnameYokoyama
Regularized NameTsunekichi Yokoyama
Custodian Identification Number6662
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC

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