Satoru Akazawa

Satoru Akazawa

He was born on 10 November 1911. He was employed by Mohawk Lumber. His family includes Mine Akazawa (mother; nee Mine Hayashi), Royosaku Akazawa (father), Toshiko Akazawa [also listed as Toshioko Akazawa] (wife; nee Toshiko Mori or Toshioko Mori), and Shirley Shigeko Akazawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 501 Ewen Avenue, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameSatoru
SurnameAkazawa
Regularized NameSatoru Akazawa
Custodian Identification Number12523
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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