Mitsuhiro Kanashiro

Mitsuhiro Kanashiro

He was born on 16 April 1921. He was a pulp mill labourer. His family includes Oto Kanashiro (mother) and Bokujin Kanashiro (father). Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameMitsuhiro Kanashiro
Custodian Identification Number14232
NationalityCanadian born
ResidencePicture Butte, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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