Shigeo Tanouye

Shigeo Tanouye

He was born on 21 May 1909. His family includes Kane Tanouye (mother), Jotaro Tanouye (father), Yachie Tanouye (wife), and Rita Yaeko Tanouye (daughter). His home address is listed as 325 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON, and Niagara, ON.

Metadata

ForenameShigeo
SurnameTanouye
Regularized NameShigeo Tanouye
Custodian Identification Number5815
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSchreiber, ON
ResidenceNiagara, ON

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