Hanawaka Konaka

Hanawaka Konaka

He was born on 10 May 1890. He was a gardener. His family includes Ise Kanaka (mother), Manshichi Konaka (father), Hana Konaka (wife), Tuneichi Konaka (son), and Tome Konaka (daughter). His home address is listed as 1407 Store Street, Victoria, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Roseberry, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHanawaka
SurnameKonaka
Regularized NameHanawaka Konaka
Custodian Identification Number2463
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceRoseberry, BC

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Terminology

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