Joe Hayakawa

Joe Hayakawa

He was born on 27 July 1924. He was a student at Britannia High School, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Namiko Hayakawa [possibly Nomiko Hayakawa] (mother; nee Namiko Taguchi or Nomiko Taguchi) and Kumesaburo Hayakawa (father). His home address is listed as 14th Avenue, Haney, BC. 646 Fulton Street, Prince Rupert, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Ste. Agathe.


Regularized NameJoe Hayakawa
Custodian Identification Number4760
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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