Kiyomitsu Kawasaki

Kiyomitsu Kawasaki

He was born on 28 December 1897. He was a journalist employed by Tairiku Nippo Sha Continental Daily News. His family includes Ise Kawasaki (mother; nee Ise Agemura), Denkichi Kawasaki (father), Kiyoko Kawasaki (wife), and Takao Kawasaki (son). 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC and 77 Moncton Street, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC; Tashme, BC; Picture Butte, AB; and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameKiyomitsu Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number14206
ResidenceHope, BC
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidencePicture Butte, AB
ResidenceToronto, ON


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