3419: Toshiaki Sawada

3419: Toshiaki Sawada

Toshiaki Sawada

He was born on 28 September 1901. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Moka Sawada (mother; nee Moka Yamada), Isaburo Sawada (father), Tamae Sawada [possibly Tamaye Sawada] (mother; nee Tamae Okada or Tamaye Okada), Hideo Sawada (son), Shiji Sawada (son), Koichi Sawada (son), and Toshiye Sawada (daughter). His home address is listed as 16th Avenue, Ruskin, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 September 1901
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
Reel
C-9337 (126-178)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3419
Name Toshiaki Sawada

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3419: Toshiaki Sawada

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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