1589: Abe George

1589: Abe George

Abe George

His birth date is not listed. He also used the name George Jiro Abe. His occupation is listed as “Farmer (Father’s)”. His family includes Tama Abe (mother; nee Tama Date) and Toyoji Abe (father). His home address is listed as R.R. No. 2, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC. No seized property is listed.
Sex M
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
C-9321 (2081-2085)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1589
Name Abe George
Not Before: 12 June 1942
Not After: 09 February 1946



1589: Abe George


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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