Buzo Matsushita

Buzo Matsushita

He was born on 1 December 1897. He was a self-employed storekeeper. His family includes Asa Matsushita (mother; nee Asa Tabata), Komataro Matsushita (father), Naka Matsushita (wife; nee Naka Sawami), Asako Matsushita (daughter), Mitsuko Matsushita (daughter), Shigeo Matsushita (son), and Fumiko Matsushita (daughter). His home address is listed as 677 4th Avenue, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Magma Bay, BC.

Metadata

ForenameBuzo
SurnameMatsushita
Regularized NameBuzo Matsushita
Custodian Identification Number5454
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceMagma Bay, BC

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