Tadao Doi

Tadao Doi

He was born on 21 November 1911. He was a millhand and truck driver employed by Royston Lumber Company Limited, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Umataro Doi (father), Kazuye Doi (wife; nee Kazuye Kireto), Fredrick Seichi Doi [possibly Fredrick Sechi Doi] (son), and Katsumi Alfred Doi (son). His home address is listed as No. 23 Japanese Town No. 1, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTadao
SurnameDoi
Regularized NameTadao Doi
Custodian Identification Number6630
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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Terminology

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