Kaichi Tabata

Kaichi Tabata

He was born on 11 April 1895. He was a mill worker employed B.C. Pulp and Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Kiku Tabata (mother; nee Kiku Moriya), Harukichi Tabata (father), Nobu Tabata (wife; nee Nobu Ida), Terukazu Tabata (son), Keiko Tabata (daughter), and Takeshi Tabata (son). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameKaichi
SurnameTabata
Regularized NameKaichi Tabata
Custodian Identification Number2512
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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