Masakichi Tabata

Masakichi Tabata

He was born in 1982. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Tami Tabata (mother), Kichibei Tabata (father), Iyo Tabata (wife), Shigeo Tabata (son) and Kazuko Tabata (daughter). His home address is listed as 215 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameMasakichi Tabata
Custodian Identification Number9274
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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