15102: Ko Akagawa

15102: Ko Akagawa

Ko Akagawa

She was born on 21 March 1912. She was a nurse. Her family includes Yasuao Akagawa (mother; nee Yasuao Ohno) and Yoshimitsu Akagawa (father). Rural Route No. 2, North Road, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, QC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 21 March 1912
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Montreal, QC
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
C-9430 (1296-1299)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15102
Name Ko Akagawa



15102: Ko Akagawa


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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