2335: Eigi Takeda

2335: Eigi Takeda

Eigi Takeda

He was born on 16 January 1922. He was a mill hand employed by Peter Bain & Company, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Tomi Takeda (mother; nee Tomi Nishimura) and Hyosaburo Takeda (father). His home address is listed as 1013 Royal Avenue, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Nakusp, BC and Hamilton, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 January 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Nakusp, BC
Hamilton, ON
C-9329 (283-291)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2335
Name Eigi Takeda



2335: Eigi Takeda


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