2542: Eizo Kamitakahara

2542: Eizo Kamitakahara

Eizo Kamitakahara

He was born on 14 December 1893. He was a millhand employed by Rat Portage Lumber Company, Vancouver, BC His family includes Fumiko Kamitakahara [also listed as Fumi Kamitakahara] (wife; nee Fumiko Yamauchi or Fumi Yamauchi), Walter Kamitakahara [also listed as Walter Taketoshi Kamitakahara] (son), Shuko Kamitakahara (daughter), Kyoko Kamitakahara (daughter), Ikuko Kamitakahara (daughter), and Atsuko Kamitakahara (daughter). His home address is listed as 2525 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex U
Date of Birth 14 December 1893
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan Extension, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9330 (131-180)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2542
Name Eizo Kamitakahara

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2542: Eizo Kamitakahara

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