7095: Yosaburo Hamakawa

7095: Yosaburo Hamakawa

Yosaburo Hamakawa

He was born on 12 March 1920. He was a fish dealer employed by Burrard Fish Company. His family includes Koto Hamakawa (mother; nee Koto Sawada) and Yosokichi Hamakawa (father). His home address is listed as 944 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 12 March 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9372 (693-698)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7095
Name Yosaburo Hamakawa

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7095: Yosaburo Hamakawa

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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