Shigeru Kawasaki

Shigeru Kawasaki

He was born on 14 March 1918. He was a millhand. His family includes Moyo Kawasaki (mother; nee Moyo Taisho), and Unzo Kawasaki (father). His home address is listed as Cascade Rooms, 154 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameShigeru Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number3575
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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