Sansuke Akizuki

Sansuke Akizuki

He was born in March 1877. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers. His family includes Michi Akizuki (wife), and Sukenobu Akizuki (son). His home address is listed as C.P. Cannery House, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB where he died on 17 January 1946.

Metadata

ForenameSansuke
SurnameAkizuki
Regularized NameSansuke Akizuki
Custodian Identification Number2943
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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