2236: Gentaro Tehara

2236: Gentaro Tehara

Gentaro Tehara

He was born on 20 July 1914. He was a mill hand employed by Cedar Cove Sash and Door Company. His home address is listed as 336 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Mountain View Sanatorium, Hamilton, ON.
Sex U
Date of Birth 20 July 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Hamilton, ON
Reel
C-9328 (42-143)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2236
Name Gentaro Tehara

Metadata

Title

2236: Gentaro Tehara

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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