Koichi Ishii

Koichi Ishii

He was born on 10 September 1913. He was a fisherman. His family includes Ito Ishii (mother; nee Ito Togashi), Kanejiro Ishii (father), Yaeko Ishii (wife; nee Yaeko Maede), and Kazumi Ishii (son). His home address is listed as Lower Capilano, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKoichi
SurnameIshii
Regularized NameKoichi Ishii
Custodian Identification Number7103
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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Terminology

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