Shozo Ishikawa

Shozo Ishikawa

He was born on 27 January 1915. He was a store clerk employed by Union Fish Company. His family includes Hiro Ishikawa (wife; nee Hiro Hayashi), Sotojiro Ishikawa (father), Yane Ishikawa (mother; nee Yane Horii), and Setsu Ishikawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 477 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameShozo Ishikawa
Custodian Identification Number11547
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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