Hisashi Matsuo

Hisashi Matsuo

He was born on 16 June 1913. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Mino Matsuo (mother; nee Mino Noguchi), Juhachi Matsuo [possibly Jukachi Matsuo] (father), Kanaye Matsuo [also listed as Kamaye Matsuo] (wife; nee Kanaye Sakamoto or Kamaye Sakamoto), and Janet Hatsumi Matsuo (child). His home address is listed as Dennison Road, Rural Route, No. 1, Mount Lehman, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Vital, MB and North Kildonan, MB.

Metadata

ForenameHisashi
SurnameMatsuo
Regularized NameHisashi Matsuo
Custodian Identification Number4522
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSt Vital, MB
ResidenceNorth Kildonan, MB

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Terminology

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