Chutaro Teranishi

Chutaro Teranishi

He was born on 31 August 1897. He was a labourer employed by Woodfibre Pulp & Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Yaeko Teranishi (wife), Fusayo Teranishi (daughter), Ichiro Teranishi (son), Kiyomi Teranishi (daughter), Fujiko Teranishi (daughter). His home address is listed as 410 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Emerson, MB.

Metadata

ForenameChutaro
SurnameTeranishi
Regularized NameChutaro Teranishi
Custodian Identification Number5226
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceEmerson, MB

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