5531: Kazuaki Tajiri

5531: Kazuaki Tajiri

Kazuaki Tajiri

He was born on 28 August 1921. He was a logger employed by Capilano Cedar Company. His family includes Shigaka Tajiri (mother; nee Shigaka Yamashita), and Jiro Tajiri (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route No 1, Mission City, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 August 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Reel
C-9359 (1147-1190)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5531
Name Kazuaki Tajiri

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5531: Kazuaki Tajiri

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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