3868: Motokazu Machida

3868: Motokazu Machida

Motokazu Machida

He was born on 30 December 1903. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Ume Machida (mother), Taichi Machida (father), Shigeko Machida (wife), Motoi Machida (son), and Sachiko Machida (daughter). His home address is listed as 102 Moncton Street, Steveston, BC. Mill Bay, Naas River, BC and Victoria Rooms, Powell Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 December 1903
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Iron Springs, AB
Reel
C-9339 (1198-1203)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3868
Name Motokazu Machida

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3868: Motokazu Machida

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