Masao Takeda

Masao Takeda

He was born on 2 January 1913. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp and Paper Company. His family includes Fusayo Takeda (mother; nee Fusayo Hisashi), and Ayao Takeda (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC and 456 1/2 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMasao
SurnameTakeda
Regularized NameMasao Takeda
Custodian Identification Number6458
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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