Takaharu Taniwa

Takaharu Taniwa

He was born on 1 March 1922. His family includes Naka Taniwa (mother; nee Naka Jobu), and Risabauro Taniwa (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 90, Chemainus, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTakaharu
SurnameTaniwa
Regularized NameTakaharu Taniwa
Custodian Identification Number8760
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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