4792: Minato Sasaki

4792: Minato Sasaki

Minato Sasaki

He was born on 2 March 1922. He was a millhand employed by Kapoor Saw Mills, Barnet, BC. His family includes Shizu Sasaki [possibly Shizue Sasaki] (mother; nee Shizu Fujishige or Shizue Fujishige) and Tokubei Sasaki (father). His home address is listed as 12th Avenue, Rural Route, No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB, Rocky Mountain House, AB, and Westmount, QC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 March 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Rocky Mountain House, AB
Westmount, QC
Reel
C-9347 (2257-2263)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4792
Name Minato Sasaki

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4792: Minato Sasaki

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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