4037: Kazuo Iwasa

4037: Kazuo Iwasa

Kazuo Iwasa

He was born on 30 January 1922. He was a millhand. His family includes Haru Iwasa (mother; nee Haru Hirata) and Bunshiro Iwasa (father). His home address is listed as 1020 Queens Avenue, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Dresden, ON and Fort William, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 January 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Dresden, ON
Fort William, ON
Reel
C-9341 (1768-1809)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4037
Name Kazuo Iwasa

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4037: Kazuo Iwasa

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