Eiichi Tanino

Eiichi Tanino

He was born on 29 March 1916. He was a deck hand employed by A.B.C. Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Masuye Tanino (mother; nee Masuye Kashio) and Eikichi Tanino (father). His home address is listed as House 18, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON.


Regularized NameEiichi Tanino
Custodian Identification Number2517
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSchreiber, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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