Sakae Masuda

Sakae Masuda

He was born on 5 May 1902. He was a millhand employed by Alberta Lumber Company. His family includes Ayano Masuda (wife; Ayano Tomura), Kiyoshi Masuda (son), Masaye Masuda [also listed as Grace Masuda] (daughter), and Kazuo Masuda [also listed as Roy Masuda] (son). His home address is listed as 343 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameSakae Masuda
Custodian Identification Number10952
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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