Takashi Hamakawa

Takashi Hamakawa

He was born on 15 August 1920. His family includes Masu Hamakawa (mother; nee Masu Matsubayashi) and Tomezo Hamakawa (father). His home address is listed as 110 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He died at St. Joseph’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC on 28 November 1945.


Regularized NameTakashi Hamakawa
Custodian Identification Number13060
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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