Sanari Akune

Sanari Akune

He was born on 10 January 1907. He was a typesetter employed by Daily People. His family includes Umeya Akune (mother) and Keikichi Akune (father). His home address is listed as 224 1/2 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Red Buck, Princeton, BC.


Regularized NameSanari Akune
Custodian Identification Number15137
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Princeton, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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