Moriharu Tanigami

Moriharu Tanigami

He was born on 17 May 1917. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Tomiye Tanigami [possibly Tomie Tanigami] (mother; nee Tomiye Hidaka or Tomie Hidaka), and Moriji Tanigami (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 37 Canadian Pacific Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.

Metadata

ForenameMoriharu
SurnameTanigami
Regularized NameMoriharu Tanigami
Custodian Identification Number6541
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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