Kenji Tatebe

Kenji Tatebe

He was born on 21 September 1922. He was a farmhand employed by his father. His family includes Chie Tatebe (mother; nee Chie Yabuno) and Kyusaburo Tatebe (father). His home address is listed as 3965 Beale Road, P.O. Box 160, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB and Picture Butte, AB.

Metadata

ForenameKenji
SurnameTatebe
Regularized NameKenji Tatebe
Custodian Identification Number4453
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB
ResidencePicture Butte, AB

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Terminology

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