1753: Takezo Hanazawa

1753: Takezo Hanazawa

Takezo Hanazawa

He was born on 8 July 1886. He was a fisherman employed by Canadian Fishing Company, Steveston, BC. His family includes Oyoku Hanazawa (mother; nee Oyoku Sakiyama), Genyomen Hanazawa (father), Haru Hanazawa (wife; nee Haru Uyeama), and children over the age of sixteen. His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC and Taylor Lake, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 July 1886
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Bridge River, BC
Taylor Lake, BC
Reel
C-9324 (451-496)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1753
Name Takezo Hanazawa

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1753: Takezo Hanazawa

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