Tetsuji Chiba

Tetsuji Chiba

He was born on 16 February 1920. He was a logger employed by Hillcrest Logging Company, Hillcrest, BC. His family includes Toshie Chiba (mother; nee Toshie Tamura), and Seihei Chiba [possibly Seibei] (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameTetsuji
SurnameChiba
Regularized NameTetsuji Chiba
Custodian Identification Number6056
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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