Motohiro Kawahara

Motohiro Kawahara

He was born on 16 February 1923. He was a box factory labourer. His family includes Kumi Kawahara (mother; nee Kuni Fukumoto) and Kaichi Kawhara (father). Kelowna, BC and Woodfibre, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.

Metadata

ForenameMotohiro
SurnameKawahara
Regularized NameMotohiro Kawahara
Custodian Identification Number12554
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB

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