Hideaki Hirowatari

Hideaki Hirowatari

He was born on 14 August 1924. He was a mill hand formerly employed by the Peter Bain Lumber Company. His family includes Yu Hirowatari (mother; nee Yu Tsuji) and Usa Hirowatari (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route #1, 2844 22nd Road, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHideaki
SurnameHirowatari
Regularized NameHideaki Hirowatari
Custodian Identification Number7000
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC

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