5344: Masao Tagani

5344: Masao Tagani

Masao Tagani

He was born on 4 July 1922. He was a millhand employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Kiyoshi Tagani (mother; nee Kiyoshi Yamamoto), and Jirosaku Tagani (father). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Alberda, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 04 July 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Alberda, BC
Reel
C-9355 (1789-1794)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5344
Name Masao Tagani

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5344: Masao Tagani

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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