Kihachi Hirayama

Kihachi Hirayama

He was born on 18 August 1885. He was a merchant. His family includes Sode Hirayama (wife; nee Sode Hirata). His home address is listed as 1215 Kingsway, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKihachi
SurnameHirayama
Regularized NameKihachi Hirayama
Custodian Identification Number3322
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC

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Terminology

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