4596: Isamu Matsuzaki

4596: Isamu Matsuzaki

Isamu Matsuzaki

He was born on 26 December 1903. He was a fish packer operator employed by B.C. Packers Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Iko Matsuzaki (mother), Kigoro Matsuzaki (father), Misao Matsuzaki (wife; nee Misao Matsuo), Hajime Matsuzaki [also listed as Hajimi Matsuzaki] (son), Ken Matsuzaki (son), Toyoko Matsuzaki (daughter), Emiko Matsuzaki (daughter), Sayoko Matsuzaki (daughter), Fumiko Matsuzaki (daughter), Takako Matsuzaki (daughter), and Nanako Matsuzaki (daughter). His home address is listed as Box 60, Steveston, BC. 57 Georgia Street, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 December 1903
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
Reel
C-9345 (2278-2389)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4596
Name Isamu Matsuzaki

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4596: Isamu Matsuzaki

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