3019: George Saito

3019: George Saito

George Saito

He was born on 31 March 1915. He was a millhand employed by Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Chise Saito (mother) and Masakishi Saito (father). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. 306 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Atlas Lumber Company, Rocky Mountain House, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 31 March 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Rocky Mountain House, AB
Locations before uprooting
Ocean Falls
C-9333 (180-185)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3019
Name George Saito



3019: George Saito


Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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