666: Kazuo Kato

666: Kazuo Kato

Kazuo Kato

He was born on 10 September 1910. He is also listed as Joseph Kato. He was a logger employed by R.W. Scott Logging Company, Simoom Sound, BC. His family includes Nakako Kato (mother; nee Nakako Iwasaki) and Tasaku Kato (father). His home address is listed as Simoom Sound, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 59 McCaul Street, Toronto, ON and Petawawa, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 September 1910
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Toronto, ON
Petawawa, ON
Locations before uprooting
Simoom Sound
C-9309 (1592-1605)
Type Person
Custodian Number 666
Name Kazuo Kato
Not Before: 25 March 1942
Not After: 24 September 1943



666: Kazuo Kato


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Wendy Fang
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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