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.

Metadata

ForenameKo
SurnameAkagawa
Regularized NameKo Akagawa
Custodian Identification Number15102
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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