Yoshio Akazawa

Yoshio Akazawa

He was born on 1 November 1921. He was a store clerk. His family includes Mine Akazawa (mother; nee Mine Hayashi) and Ryosaku Akazawa (father). 501 Ewen Avenue, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameYoshio
SurnameAkazawa
Regularized NameYoshio Akazawa
Custodian Identification Number14884
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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