2263: Sato Meigi

2263: Sato Meigi

Sato Meigi

He was born on 2 April 1900. He was a section hand employed by Great Northern Railway, Colebrook Station, BC and a farm hand employed by Y. Watanabe, Mission, BC. His family includes Tomii Sato [also listed as Tomie Sato] (wife), Siegi Sato (son), Akie Sato (daughter), Tadayoshi Sato (son). His home address is listed as Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 April 1900
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Reel
C-9328 (535-541)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2263
Name Sato Meigi

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Title

2263: Sato Meigi

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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