Masao Kawasaki

Masao Kawasaki

He was born on 25 November 1912. He was an auto mechanic. His family includes Shigotora Kawasaki (father). 738 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC; 753 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC; and 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to 11 Mile, Hope, BC.


Regularized NameMasao Kawasaki
Custodian Identification Number14426
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHope, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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