Hiroyoshi Tahara

Hiroyoshi Tahara

He was born on 6 June 1918. He was a machinist employed by Stanley Park Shipyards. His family includes Yume Tahara (wife; nee Yume Kaita), Kuihi Takahara (father), and Sago Takahara (mother; nee Sago Takumae. His home address is listed as 291 Georgia Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameHiroyoshi Tahara
Custodian Identification Number3351
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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