9102: Takeo Hirashima

9102: Takeo Hirashima

Takeo Hirashima

He was born on 12 June 1925. He was a farm labourer employed by Mr. Mochizuki, Rural Route No. 1, Milner, BC. His family includes Tsuchi Hirashima (mother; nee Tsuchi), and Kurataro Hirashima (father). His home address is listed as 929 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Passmore, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 June 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Passmore, BC
C-9389 (425-427)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9102
Name Takeo Hirashima



9102: Takeo Hirashima


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