Toshitsugu Koyanagi

Toshitsugu Koyanagi

He was born on 29 August 1911. He was a fish collector employed by B.C. Packers. His family includes Some Koyanagi (mother) and Kikuji Koyanagi [also listed as Kikuzi Koyanagi] (father). His home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Eburne, BC. St. Joseph’s Hospital, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameToshitsugu
SurnameKoyanagi
Regularized NameToshitsugu Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number13258
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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Terminology

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