Masaye Honkawa

Masaye Honkawa

She was born on 17 April 1923. Her family includes Shige Honkawa (mother; nee Shige Mori) and Suyekichi Honkawa (father). Her home address is listed as Port Essington, BC. Skeena River, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasaye
SurnameHonkawa
Regularized NameMasaye Honkawa
Custodian Identification Number9360
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBridge River, BC

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Terminology

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