Yoshio Miyagawa

Yoshio Miyagawa

She was born on 1 May 1913. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kataro Matsumiya (father), Suya Matsumiya (mother; nee Suya Kitagawa), Kiichiro Miyagawa (husband) and Yoshihiro Miyagawa (son). Her home address is listed as 629 East Cordova Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameYoshio Miyagawa
Custodian Identification Number10415
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceKelowna, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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