2248: Kenichi Terashita

2248: Kenichi Terashita

Kenichi Terashita

He was born on 12 June 1917. He was a fisherman. His family includes Tei Terashita (mother; nee Tei Kanari) and Tokuzo Terashita (father). His home address is listed as 1207 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC. 301 1st Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC is listed as a former address. He was interned at Angler, ON before being forcibly uprooted to Summerville Hotel, Summerville, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 June 1917
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Summerville, ON
Reel
C-9328 (319-335)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2248
Name Kenichi Terashita

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Title

2248: Kenichi Terashita

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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