Masato Hattori

Masato Hattori

He was born on 24 January 1906. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp and Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Sei Hattori (mother; nee Sei Suzuki), Chozo Hattori (father), Chiyeko Hattori (wife; nee Chiyeko Nishimura; married in 1944). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.


Regularized NameMasato Hattori
Custodian Identification Number3174
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Edmonton, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Port Alice


Custodian Case Files (1)


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