Magokichi Tanizawa

Magokichi Tanizawa

He was born on 21 October 1904. He was a logger employed by Hiland Logging Company, O'Brien Bay, BC. His family includes Hana Tanizawa (mother, nee Hana Mitani) and Sajiro Tanizawa (father). His home address is listed as O'Brien Bay, BC. Mission City, BC and 331 Main Street, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Spruce Fall Power & Paper Company, BC; Kapuskasing, ON; and Essex ON.

Metadata

ForenameMagokichi
SurnameTanizawa
Regularized NameMagokichi Tanizawa
Custodian Identification Number788
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidencePaper Company, BC
ResidenceKapuskasing, ON

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