Hyozo Tabata

Hyozo Tabata

He was born on 1 August 1894. He was a carpenter. His family includes Shizu Tabata (wife), Susumu Tabata (son), Shoji Tabata (son), Sachiko Tabata (daughter), Emiko Tabata (daughter), Shigemi Tabata (son), Mariko Tabata (daughter), Sumiko Tabata (daughter), Takao Tabata (son), Kumiko Tabata (daughter), and Kazuko Tabata (daughter). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC and Nelson, BC.


Regularized NameHyozo Tabata
Custodian Identification Number13702
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Nelson, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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