14684: Genroku Wakabayashi

14684: Genroku Wakabayashi

Genroku Wakabayashi

He was born on 30 March 1903. He was a gardener. His family includes Yone Wakabayashi (mother; nee Yone Kitamura), Shintaro Wakabayashi (father), Mitsue Wakabayashi (wife; nee Mitsue Kobori), Hideko Wakabayashi (daughter), and Miyoko Wakabayashi (daughter). His home address is listed as 9180 Hudson Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to McGillivray Falls, BC and East Lillooet, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 March 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
McGillivray Falls, BC
East Lillooet, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9429 (278-289)
Type Person
Custodian Number 14684
Name Genroku Wakabayashi



14684: Genroku Wakabayashi


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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