Take Machida

Take Machida

He was born on 14 February 1921. No occupation is listed in the file. His family includes Umeko Machida (mother) and Taichi Machida (father). His home address is listed as Mill Bay, Nass River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.


Regularized NameTake Machida
Custodian Identification Number353
Residence (after uprooting)Iron Springs, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Nass River


Custodian Case Files (1)


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