George Hattori

George Hattori

He was born on 06 January 1920. His name is also listed in the file as Tomozo Hattori. He was a labourer employed by Robert McNair Shingle Company. His family includes Sei Hattori (mother; nee Sei Suzuki) and Chozo Hattori (father). His home address is listed as 4243 Dunbar Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to National Timber & Fence Company Limited, National Mills, MB; Middlechurch, MB; and Nipigon Lake Timber Company, Longlac, ON.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameHattori
Regularized NameGeorge Hattori
Custodian Identification Number558
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNational Mills, MB
ResidenceMiddlechurch, MB
ResidenceLonglac, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

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