10154: Jitaro Tanaka

10154: Jitaro Tanaka

Jitaro Tanaka

He was born on 27 November 1905. He was a the managing director of Advance Manufacturing Company. His family includes Sumiko Tanaka (wife), Haruko Tanaka (daughter), Kazuko Tanaka (daughter), Kunio Tanaka (son), and Shoji Tanaka (son). His home address is listed as 522 Alexander Street and 105 West 20th Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, Quebec.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 November 1905
Nationality Japanese national
C-9397 (779-881)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10154
Name Jitaro Tanaka



10154: Jitaro Tanaka


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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