15118: Yoshiro Miyagaki

15118: Yoshiro Miyagaki

Yoshiro Miyagaki

He was born on 3 March 1886. He was a nail maker or a sawmill worker. His family includes Tamaru Miyagaki (wife; nee Tamaru Arakawa), Moriko Miyagaki (child), and Yoshiko Miyagaki (daughter). Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC and Hamilton, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 March 1886
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Hamilton, ON
C-9430 (1350-1352)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15118
Name Yoshiro Miyagaki



15118: Yoshiro Miyagaki


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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