Kazuo Hinatsu

Kazuo Hinatsu

He was born on 15 October 1921. He was a mill hand employed by Hammond Cedar Company, Hammond, BC. His family includes Nao Hinatsu (mother; nee Nao Ohashi) and Kenja Hinatsu (father). His home address is listed as 294 Reichenback Road, Pitt Meadows, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Oakville, MB.


Regularized NameKazuo Hinatsu
Custodian Identification Number2219
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceOakville, MB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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