Tadasu Hibi

Tadasu Hibi

He was born on 21 April 1915. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Yashi Hibi (mother; nee Yashi Umera), Tokumatsu Hibi (father), Aika Hibi (wife; nee Aika Tanaka), Kayo Hibi (daughter), and Mika Hibi (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 176, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTadasu
SurnameHibi
Regularized NameTadasu Hibi
Custodian Identification Number5475
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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