Soichi Kanda

Soichi Kanda

He was born on 9 April 1880. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Kizaemon Kanda (father) and Kesa Kanda (mother; nee Kesa Iwamoto). His home address is listed as 252 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameSoichi Kanda
Custodian Identification Number10749
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceKaslo, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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