Kenichi Honkawa

Kenichi Honkawa

He was born on 16 April 1920. He was a fisherman employed by Anglo British Columbia Packing Company, Port Essington, BC. His family includes Shige Honkawa (mother; nee Shige Mori) and Suekichi Honkawa (father). His home address is listed as Port Essington, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC and East Lillooet, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKenichi
SurnameHonkawa
Regularized NameKenichi Honkawa
Custodian Identification Number602
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBridge River, BC
ResidenceEast Lillooet, BC

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Terminology

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