Sutejiro Kawasaki

Sutejiro Kawasaki

He was born on 5 July 1899. He was a dry cleaner. His family includes Koyo Kawasaki (mother; nee Koyo Yamada), Kono Kawasaki (wife; nee Kono Yamada), Kyoko Kawasaki (daughter), Matsuo Kawasaki (son), Kazumi Kawasaki (daughter), Shigeo Kawasaki (son), Kiyomi Kawasaki (daughter), Junji Kawasaki (son),, Takeo Kawasaki (son), and Tadanobu Kawasaki (son). His home address is listed as 2001 Columbia Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC; Tashme, BC; and Winnipeg, MB.


Regularized NameSutejiro Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number14207
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceHope, BC
ResidenceTashme, BC
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB


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