12453: Kaku Kawade

12453: Kaku Kawade

Kaku Kawade

She was born on 8 August 1885. She was a self-employed apartment-house keeper. Her family includes Shinzaburo Kawade (husband), Yoshie Hiraga (daughter; nee Yoshie Kawade), Shinichi Kawade (son), and Asako Tanaka (daughter; nee Asako Kawade). Her home address is listed as 406 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farms, Slocan, BC and Slocan City, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 08 August 1885
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Slocan City, BC
C-9415 (1438-1442)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12453
Name Kaku Kawade



12453: Kaku Kawade


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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