4084: Genichi Hanazawa

4084: Genichi Hanazawa

Genichi Hanazawa

He was born on 3 February 1915. He was a fisherman and fish packer employed by Canadian Fish Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Haru Hanazawa (mother; nee Haru Uyeuama), Takezo Hanazawa (father), Fumiko Hanazawa (wife; nee Fumiko Nitta), Michiko Hanazawa (daughter), and Katsue Hanazawa (child). His home address is listed as Chatham Road, Steveston, BC. Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC and Merritt, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 February 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Bridge River, BC
Merritt, BC
Reel
C-9341 (2273-2298)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4084
Name Genichi Hanazawa

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4084: Genichi Hanazawa

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