4682: Hideo Sakamoto

4682: Hideo Sakamoto

Hideo Sakamoto

He was born on 13 October 1914. He was a sawmill worker employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Haru Sakamoto (mother), Hanpei Sakamoto [possibly Honpei Sakamoto] (father), and Mitsue Sakamoto (wife; nee Mitsue Oseki). His home address is listed as 230 Jackson Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Burmis, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 October 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Burmis, AB
Reel
C-9347 (183-205)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4682
Name Hideo Sakamoto

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4682: Hideo Sakamoto

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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