Sukesei Akune

Sukesei Akune


Surname (Japanese)阿久根
Forename (Japanese)佐成
Regularized Name阿久根 佐成
Surname (Romanized Japanese)Akune
Forename (Romanized Japanese)Sukesei
Regularized NameSukesei Akune
Birth同 鹿兒島
BirthOnaji Kagoshima
BirthThe entry in the directory prior to this one has Kagoshima, and 同 means that this person is from the same area, which is Kagoshima.
AddrLine 544 Powell Street
SettlementVancouver, British Columbia


Powell Street Neighbourhood Streets (1)


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