599: Shigeru Harada

599: Shigeru Harada

Shigeru Harada

He was born on 17 August 1915. He was a skipper and fishpacker employed by Francis Millerd Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tamao Harada (mother; nee Tamao Koyanagi) and Suyetaro Harada (father). His home address is listed as 762 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. 308 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to MacDiarmid, ON; Neys, ON; and Petawawa, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 17 August 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
MacDiarmid, ON
Neys, ON
Petawawa, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9308 (1716-1727)
Type Person
Custodian Number 599
Name Shigeru Harada
Not Before: 06 April 1942
Not After: 16 April 1949



599: Shigeru Harada


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Peter Birkwood
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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