Kazuyoshi Maikawa

Kazuyoshi Maikawa

He was born on 23 November 1911. He was a bookkeeper employed by Nippon Auto Supply Company, 298 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Chiye Hatsu Maikawa (mother; nee Chiye Hatsu Imamoto), Sadakichi Maikawa (father), Kiyoko Maikawa (wife; nee Kiyoko Nozaki), Joanne Maikawa [also listed as Joanne Sadako Maikawa] (daughter), Hideo Maikawa (brother), and Takeo Maikawa (brother). His home address is listed as 2267 Napier Street, Vancouver, BC. 551 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Blind Bay, BC.


Regularized NameKazuyoshi Maikawa
Custodian Identification Number2362
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBlind Bay, BC


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