5514: Tadao Tateishi

5514: Tadao Tateishi

Tadao Tateishi

He was born on 10 November 1890. He is also listed as Chuta Tateishi. He was a millhand employed by Mayo Lumber Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Mitsuno Tateishi (mother), Kumaon Tateishi (father), and Hatsu Tateishi (wife; nee Hatsu Katamine). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Mount Forest, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 November 1890
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Mount Forest, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9359 (881-901)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5514
Name Tadao Tateishi



5514: Tadao Tateishi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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