4611: Shizuo Ayukawa

4611: Shizuo Ayukawa

Shizuo Ayukawa

He was born on 28 April 1898. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Kiku Ayukawa (mother; nee Kiku Higashi), Inosuke Ayukawa (father), Natsue Ayukawa [possibly Natsuo Ayukawa] (wife; nee Natsue Tobo or Natsuo Tobo), Ruyko Ayukawa [also listed as Ryuko Ayukawa] (daughter), Kaoru Ayukawa (son), Shumiko Ayukawa [also listed as Sumiko Ayukawa] (daughter), Noboru Ayukawa (son), Hiroko Ayukawa (daughter), Shizuko Ayukawa (daughter), and Kenji Ayukawa (son). His home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 2, Cherry Street, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 28 April 1898
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9346 (522-651)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4611
Name Shizuo Ayukawa



4611: Shizuo Ayukawa


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