5427: Kuniyoshi Ayukawa

5427: Kuniyoshi Ayukawa

Kuniyoshi Ayukawa

He was born on 16 December 1894. He was a self-employed strawberry grower. His family includes Kiku Ayukawa (mother; nee Kiku Higashi), Inosuke Ayukawa (father), Kikue Ayukawa (wife), Sunao Ayukawa (son), Noriko Ayukawa (daughter), Kazuo Ayukawa (son), and Kyoko Ayukawa (daughter). His home address is listed as Cherry Street, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 December 1894
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Iron Springs, AB
C-9357 (786-855)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5427
Name Kuniyoshi Ayukawa



5427: Kuniyoshi Ayukawa


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