Don Tani

Don Tani

He was born on 13 November 1915. His name is also listed as Donald Yasuo Tani. He was an aircraft mechanic. His family includes Sige Tani (mother; nee Sige Kanarada) and Matasaburo Tani (father). Port Alberni, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.

Metadata

ForenameDon
SurnameTani
Regularized NameDon Tani
Custodian Identification Number12765
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB

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