6944: Asa Kanzaki

6944: Asa Kanzaki

Asa Kanzaki

He was born on 18 August 1920. He also named in the file as Asa Yoshio Kanzaki. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes Fude Kanzaki (mother; nee Fude Miyoshi) and Takizi Kanzaki (father). His home address is listed as 15th Avenue, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC. No seized property is listed in the file.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 August 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Vernon, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9370 (922-927)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6944
Name Asa Kanzaki
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 09 January 1944



6944: Asa Kanzaki


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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