719: George Hasegawa

719: George Hasegawa

George Hasegawa

He was born on 21 October 1920. His name is also listed in the file as George Kyoshi Hasegawa. He was a gardener employed by Dr. R. Parbery, 1180 Cloverly Terrace, Victoria, BC. His family includes Waka Hasegawa (mother; nee Waka Oizura), and Yasuke Hasegawa (father). His home address is listed as 828 Mason Street, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 94 Wellesly Street, Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 October 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9310 (1598-1607)
Type Person
Custodian Number 719
Name George Hasegawa
Dates
Not Before: 01 April 1942
Not After: 15 June 1946

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Title

719: George Hasegawa

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Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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