2368: Kiyoshi Kawagoye

2368: Kiyoshi Kawagoye

Kiyoshi Kawagoye

He was born on 17 March 1911. His name is also listed as Roy Kawagoye. He was a fisherman. His family includes Kai Kawagoye (mother; nee Kai Kukagawa), Suyematsu Kawagoye (father), Fusae Kawagoye [also listed as Frances Kawagoye] (wife; nee Fusae Kido [also listed as Frances Kido]), Shirley Kawagoye [also listed as Kiyomi Kawagoye] (daughter), and Judy Kawagoye [also listed as Akemi Kawagoye] (daughter). His home address is listed as 921 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 17 March 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Sandon, BC
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9329 (679-687)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2368
Name Kiyoshi Kawagoye



2368: Kiyoshi Kawagoye


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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