Shigeichi Miyasaki

Shigeichi Miyasaki

He was born on 15 August 1894. He is also listed in the file as Shigeichi Harry Miyasaki. He was a cleaner. His family includes Shige Miyasaki (mother; nee Shige Kajiwara), Nobu Miyasaki (wife; nee Nobu Tanaka), Kenneth Miyasaki (son), Roy Miyasaki (son) and Herbert Miyasaki (son). His home address is listed as 459 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and 178 Beverley Street, Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameShigeichi
SurnameMiyasaki
Regularized NameShigeichi Miyasaki
Custodian Identification Number836_xi
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceAngler, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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