Masaru Koyanagi

Masaru Koyanagi

He was born on 01 September 1906. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Ikuro Koyanagi (mother; nee Ikuro Harada) and Gotaro Koyanagi (father). His home address is listed as Terra Nova Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON. He was exiled to Japan on 02 October 1946.


Regularized NameMasaru Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number1008_xi
ResidenceAngler, ON
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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