Hisao Tatebe

Hisao Tatebe

He was born on 1 January 1914. He was a farmhand employed by his father. His family includes Koto Tatebe (mother; nee Koto Yabuno), Kyusaburo Tatebe (father), and Sue Tatebe (wife; nee Sue Hinatsu). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 160, 3965 Beals Road, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameHisao Tatebe
Custodian Identification Number6609
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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