Ichiro Koyanagi

Ichiro Koyanagi

He was born on 15 March 1922. He was a deckhand employed by C. Nakamura & Company, 163 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kisa Koyanagi (mother), and Matahiro Koyanagi (father). His home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Chin, AB.


Regularized NameIchiro Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number5641
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChin, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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