14148: Shigeo Sekiya

14148: Shigeo Sekiya

Shigeo Sekiya

He was born on 30 March 1920. He was a millhand. His family includes Tatsu Sekiya (mother; nee Tatsu Tanizawa) and Tahichi Sekiya [possibly Tohichi Sekiya] (father). Woodfibre, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB and Welling, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 March 1920
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Welling, AB
Reel
C-9427 (695-700)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14148
Name Shigeo Sekiya

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14148: Shigeo Sekiya

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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