George Kato

George Kato

He was born on 13 January 1921. He was a chauffeur employed by Mr. E.S. Glawpie, 1737 Mathews Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Naka Kato (mother; nee Naka Iwasaki) and Tasaku Kato (father). His home address is listed as 258 East 46th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON and London, ON.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameKato
Regularized NameGeorge Kato
Custodian Identification Number839
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON
ResidenceLondon, ON

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