8227: Sakaye Kawabata

8227: Sakaye Kawabata

Sakaye Kawabata

She was born on 29 July 1924. She was a student. Her family includes Kamatou Kawabata (mother; nee Kamatou Tsugiye), and Tobe Kawabata (father). Her home address is listed as Duncan, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Port Credit, Ontario.
Sex F
Date of Birth 29 July 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Reel
C-9381 (362-372)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8227
Name Sakaye Kawabata

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8227: Sakaye Kawabata

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Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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