Takeo Kariya

Takeo Kariya

He was born on 3 April 1904. He was a self-employed fishman. His family includes Shiguye Kariya (wife), Takemi Kariya (son), Kimiyo Kariya (daughter), Mieko Kariya (daughter), Sayoko Kariya (daughter), Keigo Kariya (son), Toro Kariya (mother; nee Toro Miyazaki), and Takichi Kariya (father). His home address is listed as Box 45, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.


Regularized NameTakeo Kariya
Custodian Identification Number8250
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceMinto City, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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