3617: Kiyoshi Tanabe

3617: Kiyoshi Tanabe

Kiyoshi Tanabe

He was born on 18 March 1924. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packing Company Steveston, BC. His family includes Tomie Tanabe (mother), and Komataro Tanabe (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 180 Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 March 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Schreiber, ON
Reel
C-9337 (2408-2411)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3617
Name Kiyoshi Tanabe

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3617: Kiyoshi Tanabe

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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