Goro Katayama

Goro Katayama

He was born on 1 October 1904. He was a gardener. His family includes Yaeno Katayama (wife; nee Yaeno Kawano), Mitsuru Katayama (son), and Michiko Katayama [also listed as Magee Katayama] (daughter). His home address is listed as 5971 West Boulevard, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.


Regularized NameGoro Katayama
Custodian Identification Number15196
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Edmonton, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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