We remember Takezo Buzo Shirasago

We remember Takezo Buzo Shirasago

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Japan Source:5751982 Source:9526566 20th November 1886
1916
enlistment Calgary Alberta Canada Source:5751982 23rd August 1916
1917
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9596206 3rd June 1917
1917
location 316 Mita-mura, Takata-gori, Hiroshima Ken Japan parents address Source:9596187 1917
1917
dates Age 33 Source:9526566 22nd August 1917
service Canadian Expeditionary Force Private 697045 50th Battalion Canadian Infantry 50th Battalion Source:9526566
1917
death Died of wounds Gunshot wound right leg and hand. Died at No. 6 Casualty Clearing Station. BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION France Source:9526566 Source:9596187 22nd August 1917
burial Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France III. D. 33. Source:9526566

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Takezo Buzo
Initials TB
Last Name Shirasago,
Source 9526566
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
316 Mita-mura, Takata-gori, Hiroshima Ken Japan parents address known 1917
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Canadian Expeditionary Force 697045 50th Battalion Canadian Infantry 50th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kume Shirasago mother
Gorouyemon Shirasago father
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-08-23 5'3"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-08-23 Methodist

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Canadian Attestation Papers
Medal Index Cards Transcription Rosemary251
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Rosemary251

External Evidence

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National Nikkei Museum and Heritage Centre Newsletter Rosemary251
The Pipes of War Rosemary251

Multimedia

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Buzo Shirasago Linda158651
Death, Burial and MM Report Private Takezo Shirasa Rosemary251

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