Shinya Tateyama

Shinya Tateyama

He was born on 21 July 1920. He was a logger employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Kina Tateyama (mother; nee Kina Wakamatsu) and Torakuma Tateyama (father). His home address is listed as Box 594, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameShinya
SurnameTateyama
Regularized NameShinya Tateyama
Custodian Identification Number4850
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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