4384: Takeshi Matsushita

4384: Takeshi Matsushita

Takeshi Matsushita

He was born on 25 August 1920. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Harue Matsushita (mother; nee Harue Okano) and Tokutara Matsushita (father). His home address is listed as Box 72, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Three Valley, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 August 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Three Valley, BC
Reel
C-9344 (412-417)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4384
Name Takeshi Matsushita

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4384: Takeshi Matsushita

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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