4036: Chuya Wakabayashi

4036: Chuya Wakabayashi

Chuya Wakabayashi

He was born on October 1864. His family includes Tatsue Wakabayashi [also listed as Tatsu Wakabayashi] (wife), Chugiro Wakabayashi (child), Tadao Wakabayashi (child), Chiyko Ebata Wakabayashi (child), and Chuzo Wakabayashi (child). His home address is listed as 2456 McGill Street, Vancouver, BC. 439 _ Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Blind Bay, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth October 1864
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Blind Bay, BC
C-9341 (1717-1767)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4036
Name Chuya Wakabayashi



4036: Chuya Wakabayashi


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