7025: Tsugio Iwasa

7025: Tsugio Iwasa

Tsugio Iwasa

He was born on 18 May 1916. He was a logging contractor employed by the Royston Lumber Mill Company. His family includes Yoshi Iwasa (mother) and Matsutaro Iwasa (father). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 May 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Minto City, BC
Reel
C-9371 (1903-1938)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7025
Name Tsugio Iwasa

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7025: Tsugio Iwasa

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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