12497: Chutaro Wakabayashi

12497: Chutaro Wakabayashi

Chutaro Wakabayashi

He was born on 29 July 1901. He worked in the transfer business. His family includes Sute Wakabayashi (mother), Suteya Wakabayashi (father), Koto Wakabayashi (wife), Teruko Wakabayashi (daughter), Tadato Wakabayashi (son), Takao Wakabayashi (son), and Masaru Wakabayashi (son). His home address is listed as 463 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC; Slocan Extension, BC; and Lemon Creek, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 29 July 1901
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Vancouver, BC
Slocan Extension, BC
Lemon Creek, BC
Date exiled to Japan 17 June 1946
C-9415 (2299-2323)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12497
Name Chutaro Wakabayashi



12497: Chutaro Wakabayashi


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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