Teruo Mukai

Teruo Mukai

Mukai was born on 24 December 1919. He was a former mill worker, previously employed by Britannia Mining Company at Britannia Beach, BC. His family includes his mother, whose maiden name was Mori, and Unosuke Mukai (father). His home address is listed as R.R. No. 1, Steveston, BC where he lived with his parents. Britannia Beach, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC on 12 October 1946. There is no seized property listed. He held a Victory Bond and War Savings Certificates.

Metadata

ForenameTeruo
SurnameMukai
Regularized NameTeruo Mukai
Custodian Identification Number1305
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGrand Forks, BC

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Terminology

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