Isae Koyanagi

Isae Koyanagi

She was born on 4 April 1925. She was a student at Richmond High School, Richmond, BC. Her family includes Katsuyo Koyanagi (mother; nee Katsuyo Shiraki), and Sajiro Koyanagi (father). Her home address is listed as No. 25 Acme Cannery, Acme Road, Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Arrowhead, BC.


Regularized NameIsae Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number9111
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceArrowhead, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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