Shintaro Koyanagi

Shintaro Koyanagi

He was born on 04 September 1889. He was a fish carrier employed by A. Miyamato. His family includes Sugi Sakai (mother), Shi Koyanagi (father), Wakano Koyanagi (wife; nee Wakano Sakai), Namiko Koyanagi (daughter), Tatsuo Koyanagi (son), and Yooko Koyanagi (daughter). His home address is listed as 372 1/2 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON.

Metadata

ForenameShintaro
SurnameKoyanagi
Regularized NameShintaro Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number482_xi
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceAngler, ON

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