6989: Matsuichi Seo

6989: Matsuichi Seo

Matsuichi Seo

He was born on 6 July 1898. He was a farmer. His family includes Matsu Maki (mother), Suekichi Maki (father), a step-father, Matsuyo Seo (wife), Sumiko Seo (daughter), Kazuko Seo (daughter), and Maemi Seo (daughter). His home address is listed as 15th Road, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and Sheguiandah, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 July 1898
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Sheguiandah, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9371 (437-467)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6989
Name Matsuichi Seo
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 18 September 1946



6989: Matsuichi Seo


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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