5563: Tokubei Sasaki

5563: Tokubei Sasaki

Tokubei Sasaki

He was born on 20 April 1878. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Take Sasaki (mother; nee Take Ikeda), Jotaro Sasaki (father), Shizu Sasaki (wife; nee Shizu Fujishige), Minato Sasaki (son), Noburo Sasaki (son), and Kikuo Sasaki (son). Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taber, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 April 1878
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Taber, AB
Reel
C-9359 (2210-2226)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5563
Name Tokubei Sasaki

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5563: Tokubei Sasaki

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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