Tamotsu Imada

Tamotsu Imada

He was born on 8 April 1921. He was a logger employed by Hatzic Shake and Shingle, Hatzic, BC. His family includes Ito Imada (mother; nee Ito Nishita) and Koichi Imada [possibly Kaichi Imada] (father). His home address is listed as Hatzic, BC. Rural Route, No. 1, Whonnock, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameTamotsu
SurnameImada
Regularized NameTamotsu Imada
Custodian Identification Number7378
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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