Noboru Tahara

Noboru Tahara

He was born on 1`7 May 1907. He was a mill hand employed by Canadian Western Lumber Company, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Tami Tahara (mother; nee Tami Suyetsugu), Sadaichi Tahara (father), Ayako Tahara (wife; nee Ayako Omori), Marjorie Tahara (daughter), and Aileen Tahara (daughter). His home address is listed as 221 Mercer Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameNoboru
SurnameTahara
Regularized NameNoboru Tahara
Custodian Identification Number1835
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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