13736: Motoo Tajiri

13736: Motoo Tajiri

Motoo Tajiri

He was born on 11 March 1900 or 11 November 1900. His birth name is Motoo Nagata. He was a longshoreman. His family includes Miye Tajiri (wife) and Yuichi Tajiri (son). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Welling, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 March 1900
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Welling, AB
Reel
C-9424 (1507-1518)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13736
Name Motoo Tajiri

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13736: Motoo Tajiri

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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