Kiyoshi Tabata

Kiyoshi Tabata

He was born on 9 August 1921. He was a mill worker employed by Britannia Beach, Britannia Mines, BC. His family includes Masaye Tabata (mother; nee Masaye Umemura or Masaye Unemura) and Teijiro Tabata (father). His home address is listed as House No. 5, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. Britannia Beach, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKiyoshi
SurnameTabata
Regularized NameKiyoshi Tabata
Custodian Identification Number4955
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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