3831: George Takahashi

3831: George Takahashi

George Takahashi

He was born on 24 May 1919. He was a millhand employed by Powell Lumber & Fuel Company, 1355 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kuno Takahashi (mother; nee Kuno Watanabe) and Kikusake Takahashi (father). His home address is listed as 119 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. 439 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Westmount, QC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 24 May 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Westmount, QC
Reel
C-9339 (1-4)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3831
Name George Takahashi

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3831: George Takahashi

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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