Eiki Kawano

Eiki Kawano

He was born on 1 September 1916. He was a mill hand employed by Pacific Pulp & Paper Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Tsugi Kawano (mother; nee Tsugi Uramae) and Torahiko Kawano (father). His home address is listed as 368 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. Woodfibre, BC and 132 Dunelvy Avenue, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to 15 Mile Camp, Hope-Princeton Highway, Hope, BC.


Regularized NameEiki Kawano
Custodian Identification Number12309
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHope, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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