Tadashi Sawada

Tadashi Sawada

He was born on 3 January 1924. He was a labourer employed by Pacific Shingle Company, Port Moody, BC. His family includes Tome Sawada (mother; nee Tome Yasui). His home address is listed as 205 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameTadashi
SurnameSawada
Regularized NameTadashi Sawada
Custodian Identification Number2075
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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Terminology

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