2915: Kiichiro Shirakawa

2915: Kiichiro Shirakawa

Kiichiro Shirakawa

He was born on 6 June 1888. He was a fisherman. His family includes Hatsune Shirakawa (wife; nee Hatsune Furuye), Yoshiki Shirakawa (son), Kuniko Shirakawa (daughter), Masako Shirakawa (daughter), Tomiko Shirakawa (daughter), and Kimio Shirakawa (son). His home address is listed as Canadian Pacific Cannery House, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to East Selkirk, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 June 1888
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
East Selkirk, MB
Reel
C-9332 (1168-1204)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2915
Name Kiichiro Shirakawa

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2915: Kiichiro Shirakawa

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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