Hisashi Koyanagi

Hisashi Koyanagi

He was born on 5 June 1921. He was a fish packer employed by B.C Packers, Eburne, BC. His family includes Katsuyo Koyanagi (mother; nee Katsuyo Shiraki). His home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taft, BC and Griffin Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHisashi
SurnameKoyanagi
Regularized NameHisashi Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number2986
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTaft, BC
ResidenceGriffin Lake, BC

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Terminology

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