3965: Katsutaro Abo

3965: Katsutaro Abo

Katsutaro Abo

He was born on 1 February 1883. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Ryu Abo (mother), Sadajiro Abo (father), and Shina Abo [possibly Shino Abo] (wife; nee Shina Kashihara or Shino Kashihara). His home address is listed as 260 Topham Road, Rural Route, No. 1, Milner, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 February 1883
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9341 (508-528)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3965
Name Katsutaro Abo

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3965: Katsutaro Abo

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