15611: Shigeru Tateishi

15611: Shigeru Tateishi

Shigeru Tateishi

He was born on 30 December 1897. He was a gardener. His family includes Rie Tateishi (mother; nee Rie Kuwabara), Tasuke Tateishi (father), Yayeno Tateishi (wife; nee Yayeno Fukuda; in Japan), and Tsutomu Tateishi (son; in Japan). His home address is listed as 3203 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Pyramid, BC and Thunder River, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 December 1897
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Pyramid, BC
Thunder River, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9431 (2556-2570)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15611
Name Shigeru Tateishi



15611: Shigeru Tateishi


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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