3909: Giichiro Sekine

3909: Giichiro Sekine

Giichiro Sekine

He was born on 1 March 1904. He was a self-employed grocer. His family includes Naka Sekine (mother; nee Naka Ohya), Yugoro Sekine [possibly Yugora Sekine] (father), and Isamu Sekine (son). His home address is listed as 1087 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC. 2115 Alberta Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 March 1904
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9340 (227-271)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3909
Name Giichiro Sekine

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3909: Giichiro Sekine

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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