5129: Rinkichi Tagashira

5129: Rinkichi Tagashira

He was born on 1 January 1887. He was an owner of a wholesale house. His family includes Kumayo Tagashira (mother), Ikushiro Tagashira (father), and Kotoko Tagashira (wife). His home address is listed as 679 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 January 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Revelstoke, BC
Reel
C-9352 (1288-1912)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5129
Name Rinkichi Tagashira

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5129: Rinkichi Tagashira

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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