Danzo Tanabe

Danzo Tanabe

He was born on 3 February 1882. He was a gardener and janitor employed by Cave Cabaret, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Hisa Tanaka (mother), Shinjiro Tanaka (father), Iya Tanabe (wife; nee Iya Shibata), Hisako Tanabe (daughter), and Sumiko Tanabe (daughter). His home address is listed as 128 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameDanzo
SurnameTanabe
Regularized NameDanzo Tanabe
Custodian Identification Number3549
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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