Masao Hagiwara

Masao Hagiwara

Hagiwara was born on 19 December 1889. He was a campman bookkeeper employed by B.C. Packers, Deep Bay, BC. His family includes Yone Hagiwara (wife) and Tokiko Hagiwara (daughter). He lived at 231 Main Street, Vancouver, BC and 336 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and McCall Street, Toronto, ON. His listed seized property includes: household belongings.

Metadata

ForenameMasao
SurnameHagiwara
Regularized NameMasao Hagiwara
Custodian Identification Number1229
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceToronto, ON

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Terminology

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