3523: Masamustu Sakai

3523: Masamustu Sakai

Masamustu Sakai

He was born on 22 May 1921. He is also listed in the files as Masamustu George Sakai. He was a farmer employed by G. McKay, Steveston, BC. His family includes Tsujiya Sakai (mother; nee Tsujiya Terachita), and Tomekichi Sakai (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 239, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Summerville, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 22 May 1921
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Summerville, ON
Reel
C-9337 (1439-1449)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3523
Name Masamustu Sakai

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3523: Masamustu Sakai

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