Katsumi Tateishi

Katsumi Tateishi

He was born on 5 March 1918. He was a salesman employed by Kelly Piano Company, Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ai Tateishi (mother) and Inosuke Tateishi (father). His home address is listed as 800 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. 48 Moncton Street, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameKatsumi Tateishi
Custodian Identification Number2328
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSchreiber, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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