2811: Shigeo Kato

2811: Shigeo Kato

Shigeo Kato

He was born on 31 January 1906. His name is also listed as Shigeo George Kato. He was a millworker employed by Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Yuki Kato (mother; nee Yuki Miikura) and Mansaburo Kato (father). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. 233 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 31 January 1906
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9331 (577-581)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2811
Name Shigeo Kato

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2811: Shigeo Kato

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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