Eyegi Kato

Eyegi Kato

He was born on 10 April 1910. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Haru Kato (mother; nee Haru Yauchi), and Kuwajiro Kato (father). His home address is listed as Britannia Beach, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, Ontairo.

Metadata

ForenameEyegi
SurnameKato
Regularized NameEyegi Kato
Custodian Identification Number8152
NationalityCanadian born

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