Wataru Kagawa

Wataru Kagawa

He was born on 2 August 1925. He was a student at Vancouver Technical School. His family includes Shigetaro Kagawa (father) and Uye Kagawa (mother; nee Uye Ishida). His home address is listed as 843 East Cordova Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 1000 Wellinton Street, London Ontario.


Regularized NameWataru Kagawa
Custodian Identification Number10372
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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