13962: Kiichiro Miyagawa

13962: Kiichiro Miyagawa

Kiichiro Miyagawa

He was born on 25 February 1909. He was a store clerk employed by Union Fish Company Limited, 469 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kiku Miyagawa (mother), Tomejiiro Miyagawa (father), Yoshio Miyagawa (wife; nee Yoshio Matsumiya), Arnold Miyagawa [also listed as Arnold Yoshihiro Miyagawa] (son), and Yukiko Miyagawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 629 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 February 1909
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Kelowna, BC
C-9426 (469-478)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13962
Name Kiichiro Miyagawa



13962: Kiichiro Miyagawa


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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