Keiji Kawase

Keiji Kawase

He was born on 28 April 1925. He was a farmer’s help employed by his father. His family includes Sato Kawase (mother; nee Sato Mai), and Tadayoshi Kawase (father). His home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, 739 No. 4 Road, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Chase, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKeiji
SurnameKawase
Regularized NameKeiji Kawase
Custodian Identification Number6249
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChase, BC

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Terminology

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