Haruo Machida

Haruo Machida

He was born on 19 February 1920. He was a mill hand employed by Pacific Pulp & Paper Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Masa Machida (mother; nee Masa Takahashi) and Torakichi Machida (father). His home address is listed as 527 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Ontario.


Regularized NameHaruo Machida
Custodian Identification Number2041
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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