5439: Yoshikichi Kitagawa

5439: Yoshikichi Kitagawa


He was born on 7 June 1894. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Nobuko Kitagawa (wife), Hiroshi Kitagawa (son), Masayoshi Kitagawa (son), Yoshiaki Kitagawa (son), Junichi Kitagawa (son), Yukio Kitagawa (son), and Yoshiko Kitagawa (daughter). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Diamond City, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 June 1894
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Diamond City, AB
C-9357 (1886-2128)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5439
Name Yoshikichi Kitagawa



5439: Yoshikichi Kitagawa


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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