7720: George Hatashita

7720: George Hatashita

George Hatashita

He was born on 11 June 1875. He is also listed as George Isoji Hatashita and George Isozi Hatashita. He was a self-employed general merchant. His family includes Ritsuko Hatashita [also listed as Rituko Hatashita] (wife; nee Ritsuko Uyeyama or Rituko Uyeyama), Kay Hatashita (daughter), Yoshiko Hatashita (daughter), Minoru Hatashita (son), Osamu Hatashita (son), Thomas Hatashita [also listed as Tomase Hatashita] (son), and John Hatashita (son). His home address is listed as 328 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC, New Denver, BC, and Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 June 1875
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
New Denver, BC
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9376 (1823-2007)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7720
Name George Hatashita

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7720: George Hatashita

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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