2747: Osamu Tamaki

2747: Osamu Tamaki

Osamu Tamaki

He was born on 8 January 1917. He was a cannery worker employed by Canadian Fish Company, Steveston, BC. His family includes Nao Tamaki (mother; nee Nao Nakai) and Torakichi Tamaki (father). His home address is listed as 2nd Avenue and Chatham Streets, Steveston, BC. Carlisle Cannery, Skeena River, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Lorette, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 January 1917
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lorette, MB
Reel
C-9330 (1595-1600)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2747
Name Osamu Tamaki

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2747: Osamu Tamaki

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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