556: Kinji Hayakawa

556: Kinji Hayakawa

Kinji Hayakawa

He was born on 05 May 1903. He was a mill worker employed by Burns and Jackson Logging Company, Wilson Creek, BC. His family includes Kimiyo Hayakawa (wife). His home address is listed as Burns and Jackson Logging Company, Wilson Creek, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 May 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
C-9308 (849-866)
Type Person
Custodian Number 556
Name Kinji Hayakawa
Not Before: 20 March 1942
Not After: 26 June 1946



556: Kinji Hayakawa


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