Takejiro Mitani

Takejiro Mitani

He was born on 9 February 1878. He was a farmer. His family includes Iye Mitani (mother; nee Iye Asano), Katsube Mitani (father), and Toyo Mitani (wife; nee Toyo Fujita). His home address is listed as 2819 22nd Road, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Dominion City, MB and Fort William, ON. He died in Dryden, ON on 4 March 1947.

Metadata

ForenameTakejiro
SurnameMitani
Regularized NameTakejiro Mitani
Custodian Identification Number1929
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceDominion City, MB
ResidenceFort William, ON

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