Tadachi Kawano

Tadachi Kawano

He was born on 15 April 1881. He was a logger employed by Stave Lake Cedar Company in Suicide Creek BC. His family includes Kunejiro Kawano (father) and Wakano Kawano (mother). He lived in Suicide Creek, Dewdney BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hunter Siding, BC.


Regularized NameTadachi Kawano
Custodian Identification Number10139
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceHunter Siding, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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