5892: Jun Yanagawa

5892: Jun Yanagawa

Jun Yanagawa

He was born on 20 July 1901. He was a self-employed landlord at Silver Rooms, 169 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yaeko Yanagawa (wife; nee Yaeko Yanegawa), Fumie Yanagawa (daughter), Emiko Yanagawa (daughter), and George Yanagawa (son). His home address is listed as 230_ Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC and 169 Pender Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 July 1901
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9362 (986-1023)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5892
Name Jun Yanagawa

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5892: Jun Yanagawa

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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