Hiroshi Takeda

Hiroshi Takeda

He was born on 1 August 1921. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Tsuneyo Takeda (mother; nee Machida), and Kamasaburo Takeda (father). His home address is listed as 1234 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, Ontario.

Metadata

ForenameHiroshi
SurnameTakeda
Regularized NameHiroshi Takeda
Custodian Identification Number8143
NationalityCanadian born

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Terminology

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