839: George Kato

839: George Kato

George Kato

He was born on 13 January 1921. He was a chauffeur employed by Mr. E.S. Glawpie, 1737 Mathews Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Naka Kato (mother; nee Naka Iwasaki) and Tasaku Kato (father). His home address is listed as 258 East 46th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON and London, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 January 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
London, ON
Reel
C-9312 (1092-1096)
Type Person
Custodian Number 839
Name George Kato
Dates
Not Before: 03 April 1942
Not After: 09 September 1947

Metadata

Title

839: George Kato

Credits

Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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