Takeo Machida

Takeo Machida

He was born on 10 December 1922. He was a boxman employed by D. Machida, Pioneer Box Mill. His family includes Shigeko Machida (stepmother), and Torakichi Machida (father). His home address is listed as 527 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taft, BC and Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameTakeo Machida
Custodian Identification Number9160
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTaft, BC
ResidenceHamilton, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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