15495: Akio Araki

15495: Akio Araki

Akio Araki

He was born on 15 September 1917. He was a millhand. His family includes Shigu Araki [possibly Shigue Araki] (mother; nee Shigu Shimano or Shigue Shimano) annd Manpei Araki (father). Rural Route No. 1, Mount Lehman, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Okanagan Centre, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 September 1917
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Okanagan Centre, BC
Reel
C-9431 (1461-1464)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15495
Name Akio Araki

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15495: Akio Araki

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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