5648: Wataru Koyanagi

5648: Wataru Koyanagi

Wataru Koyanagi

He was born in 1920. He was a self-employed grocer. His family includes Shio Koyanagi [possibly Shio Koyanage] (mother), and Sakumatsu Koyanagi (father). His home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Shannon Road, Eburne, Sea Island, BC and 1014 Cardero Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB and Taber, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Coaldale, AB
Taber, AB
Reel
C-9361 (894-922)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5648
Name Wataru Koyanagi

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5648: Wataru Koyanagi

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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