Junichi Irizawa

Junichi Irizawa

He was born on 25 August 1895. He was a grocery store operator. His family includes Sumiko Irizawa (wife; nee Sumiko Doi), Fusazo Irizawa (father), Tora Irizawa (mother; nee Tora Keian), Takao Irizawa (son), Masahiro Irizawa (son), Masaki Irizawa (son) and Rumiko Irizawa (daughter). He lived in Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameJunichi Irizawa
Custodian Identification Number12039
NationalityJapanese national


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