7832: Kozo Arai

7832: Kozo Arai

Kozo Arai

He was born on 1 August 1887. He was a self-employed cleaner at Lion Valet. His family includes Tome Arai (wife), Yoshio Arai (son), Fumiko Arai (daughter), Kazuo Arai (son), Shizuko Arai (daughter), Misao Arai (daughter), and Yukiko Arai (daughter). His home address is listed as 155 10th Avenue East, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 August 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Grand Forks, BC
Reel
C-9377 (1972-2112)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7832
Name Kozo Arai

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7832: Kozo Arai

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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