Tatsuo Saito

Tatsuo Saito

He was born on 8 January 1916. He was a farmer employed by his father, Baynes Road, Pitt Meadows, BC. His family includes Kane Saito (mother; nee Kane Tsuneki), Senjuro Saito (father), Michi Saito (wife; nee Michi Miyagishima), Ryoko Saito (daughter), and Kenichi Saito (son). His home address is listed as Box 86, Baynes Road, Pitt Meadows, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC and Kamloops, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTatsuo
SurnameSaito
Regularized NameTatsuo Saito
Custodian Identification Number4247
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWestwold, BC
ResidenceKamloops, BC

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