Suyeo Kawano

Suyeo Kawano

He was born on 21 June 1925. His family includes Shige Kawano (mother; nee Shige Hayshida), Yeitaro Kawano (father), and Katsuyoshi Kawano (brother). His home address is listed as 24 New England Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameSuyeo Kawano
Custodian Identification Number2616
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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