Tadashi Araki

Tadashi Araki

He was born on 2 January 1908. He is also listed as Roy Araki. He was a cook employed by Coastwise Steamship Company, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tane Araki (mother), Daitaro Araki (father), Hatsue Araki (wife; nee Hatsue Ito), and David Araki [also listed as Yoshitada Araki] (son). His home address is listed as 641 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Alberta.


Regularized NameTadashi Araki
Custodian Identification Number7287
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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