Kichiji Kawaguchi

Kichiji Kawaguchi

no cf or IC. only one line in MCL. ancestry has Kichiji arriving 1914 on Yokohama Maru and family in 1931 census in Shigeru Jack Kawaguchi’s bio in UBC bio name listed as Kiichi.
Gripsholm image 10586/951 line18
Birth date is approximate.


Regularized NameKichiji Kawaguchi
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver
Residence (after uprooting)Princeton


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