Masakichi Miyasaki

Masakichi Miyasaki

He was born on 13 February 1878. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Matsuno Miyasaki (mother), Genchiro Miyasaki (father), and Asaye Miyasaki (wife). His home address is listed as 15th Road, Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameMasakichi Miyasaki
Custodian Identification Number8677
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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