Tadakazu Osawa

Tadakazu Osawa

He was born on 16 January 1914. He was a janitor employed by Victory Rooming House, 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Hina Osawa (mother; nee Hina Nakamura), and Tameichi Osawa (father). His home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Belle River, ON.

Metadata

ForenameTadakazu
SurnameOsawa
Regularized NameTadakazu Osawa
Custodian Identification Number6245
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBelle River, ON

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