7040: Toraichi Tanaka

7040: Toraichi Tanaka

Toraichi Tanaka

He was born on 28 December 1894. He was a farmer. His family includes Chiyo Tanaka (wife), Shigeru Tanaka (son), Tamotsu Tanaka (son), Yayoe Tanaka (daughter), Hirosuke Tanaka (son), and Miwako Tanaka (daughter). His home address is listed as 3394 Huntington Road, Rural Route #1, Aldergrove, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and was exiled to Japaon on 2 August 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 December 1894
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9372 (276-304)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7040
Name Toraichi Tanaka

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7040: Toraichi Tanaka

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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