Kazuo Kenno

Kazuo Kenno

He was born on 3 March 1918. He was a cook employed by A. Fagan, 1727 McDonald, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Yae Kenno (mother; nee Yae Tewara) and Kajiro Kenno (father). His home address is listed as 756 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Essex Camp, ON.


Regularized NameKazuo Kenno
Custodian Identification Number2758
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Essex Camp, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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