12208: Tozo Katayama

12208: Tozo Katayama

Tozo Katayama

He was born on 1 August 1875. He was a janitor at Bank of Commerce, 501 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Hashi Katayama (mother) and Kinishiro Katayama (father). His home address is listed as 406 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC and Slocan Extension, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 August 1875
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Vancouver, BC
Slocan Extension, BC
Reel
C-9414 (341-345)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12208
Name Tozo Katayama

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12208: Tozo Katayama

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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