Seihachi Irie

Seihachi Irie

He was born on 18 August 1910. He was a skipper. His family includes Sute Irie (mother), Matabei Irie (father), Akiko Irie (wife; nee Akiko Kitagawa), Kiyoshi Irie [also listed as Kiyoshi Kenneth Irie] (son), and Akira Irie (son). His home address is listed as 1280 77th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Fort William, ON.

Metadata

ForenameSeihachi
SurnameIrie
Regularized NameSeihachi Irie
Custodian Identification Number1724
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceFort William, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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