Hideo Tainaka

Hideo Tainaka

He was born on 1 February 1916. He was a farmer employed by his father Mr. Tainaka. His family includes Musu Tainaka (mother; nee Musu Tainaka), Yonetaro Tainaka (father), and Mitsuya Tainaka (wife; nee Mitsuya Tashima). His home address is listed as 314 Fenton Street, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC and Oyama, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHideo
SurnameTainaka
Regularized NameHideo Tainaka
Custodian Identification Number5175
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVernon, BC
ResidenceOyama, BC

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