Sakan Tateno

Sakan Tateno

He was born on 10 October 1901. He was a logger employed by Dumaresq Logging Company, Allison Harbour, BC. His family includes Ako Tateno (mother; nee Ako Kawaji), Kinnemon Tateno (father), Yoshi Tateno (wife; in Japan), and Hatsue Tateno (daughter; in Japan). His home address is listed as Dumaresq Logging Company, Allison Harbour, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Blue River Labour Company Limited, BC.


Regularized NameSakan Tateno
Custodian Identification Number2232
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Blue River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Allison Harbour


Custodian Case Files (1)

Shared Surnames

NameSee also
Oki Tateno
Sakan Tateno


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