4419: Juro Tajiri

4419: Juro Tajiri

Juro Tajiri

He was born on 1 March 1881. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Chito Tajiri [possibly Chita Tajiri] (mother; nee Chito Hirashida or Chita Hirashida), Kinkuro Tajiri (father), Shizuka Tajiri [also listed as Shizuku Tajiri] (wife; nee Shizuka Yamashita or Shizuku Yamashita), Titsu Tajiri [also listed as Tetsuo Tajiri or Titsuo Tajiri] (son), Katoye Tajiri (daughter), and Nobu Tajiri [also listed as Munenobu Tajiri or Muninobu Tajiri] (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 March 1881
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Picture Butte, AB
Reel
C-9344 (748-816)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4419
Name Juro Tajiri

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4419: Juro Tajiri

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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