Kazuyuki Koyama

Kazuyuki Koyama

He was born on 9 September 1916. He was a dry cleaner. His family includes Ritsu Koyama (mother; nee Ritsu Tajima), Shikazo Koyama (father), Fusaye Onishi [possibly also Fusaye Koyama] (wife), and Ritsuo Koyama [also listed as Ritsuo Robert Koyama] (son). 121 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC and Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKazuyuki
SurnameKoyama
Regularized NameKazuyuki Koyama
Custodian Identification Number14546
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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