11767: Shigetaka Sasaki

11767: Shigetaka Sasaki

Shigetaka Sasaki

He is also listed as Stefano Sasaki. He was born on 20 March 1903. He was a self-employed confectionery, stationary store owner called Suzuki Washiten. His family includes Sumiye Sasaki (wife; nee Sumiye Nagami), Kumajiro Sasaki (father), Hatsuno Sasaki (mother), Takako Sasaki (daughter). His home address is listed as 423 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 March 1903
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
C-9411 (611-829)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11767
Name Shigetaka Sasaki



11767: Shigetaka Sasaki


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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