5673: Kiichiro Adachi

5673: Kiichiro Adachi

Kiichiro Adachi

He was born on 20 February 1908. He was a fisherman employed by Celtic Cannery, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tatsuyo Adachi (mother), Rokujiro Adachi (father), Kiyoko Adachi (wife; nee Kiyoko Nishimura), Iwao Adachi (son), Tetsuo Adachi (son), Yoo Adachi (son), Naruko Adachi (daughter), and Sakiye Adachi (daughter). His home address is listed as Celtic Cannery, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, Ab and Rocky Mountain House, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 February 1908
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Rocky Mountain House, AB
C-9361 (1067-1132)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5673
Name Kiichiro Adachi



5673: Kiichiro Adachi


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