Kashiro Akai

Kashiro Akai

He was born on 3 September 1888. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Hana Akai (wife). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 58, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKashiro
SurnameAkai
Regularized NameKashiro Akai
Custodian Identification Number4205
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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Terminology

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