Akira Kenno

Akira Kenno

His family includes Kajiro Kenno (father) and Yaye Kenno (mother; nee Yaye Tehara). His home address is listed as 756 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameAkira Kenno
Custodian Identification Number9447
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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