Tadashi Araki

Tadashi Araki

He was born on 2 January 1908. He also went by the name Roy Araki or Roy Tadashi 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 Yoshitada Araki (son). His home address is listed as 641 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Alberta.

Metadata

ForenameTadashi
SurnameAraki
Regularized NameTadashi Araki
Custodian Identification Number7287
NationalityCanadian born

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