Shizu Tabata

Shizu Tabata

She was born on 23 August 1905. Her maiden name is Shizu Hamaguchi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kiyo Hamaguchi (father), Hyozo Tabata (husband), Susumu Tabata (son), Shoji Tabata (son), Sumiko Tabata (daughter), Emiko Tabata (daughter), Shigemi Tabata (son), Mariko Tabata (daughter), Sachiko Tabata (daughter), Takao Tabata (son), Kazuko Tabata (daughter), and Kumiko Tabata (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 321, Chatham Street & Dyke, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameShizu Tabata
Custodian Identification Number5007
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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