1957: Toshio Masukawa

1957: Toshio Masukawa

Toshio Masukawa

He was born on 15 April 1910. He was a gardener employed by Fred Kuzuki, 25th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Toki Masukawa (mother; nee Toki Iwasaki), Josaku Masukawa (father), Yoriko Masukawa (wife; nee Yoriko Hosaki), Shizuye Masukawa [also listed as Shizue Annette Masukawa] (daughter), and Toshiyuki Masukawa (son). His home address is listed as 701 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. 6033 West Boulevard, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 April 1910
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9326 (194-199)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1957
Name Toshio Masukawa

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1957: Toshio Masukawa

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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