Seitaro Kawakami

Seitaro Kawakami

He was born on 1 July 1882. He was retired at the time of the file. His family includes Sadaye Kawakami (wife; nee Sadaye Kusano), Toshi Kawakami (daughter), and Eiji Kawakami (son). His home address is listed as Port Alberni, BC. 623 3rd Avenue, Port Alberni, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Cranbrook, BC and Roseberry, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSeitaro
SurnameKawakami
Regularized NameSeitaro Kawakami
Custodian Identification Number14557
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceCranbrook, BC
ResidenceRoseberry, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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