Kazuo Kato

Kazuo Kato

He was born on 15 June 1919. He was a millhand employed by Hillcrest Lumber Company, Hillcrest, BC. His family includes Natsuyo Kato (mother; nee Natsuyo Mizuno), and Kumakichi Kato (father). His home address is listed as Hillcrest, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Clarkson, ON.

Metadata

ForenameKazuo
SurnameKato
Regularized NameKazuo Kato
Custodian Identification Number5822
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceClarkson, ON

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