Suekichi Miyagawa

Suekichi Miyagawa

He was born on 24 August 1891. He was a confectionery store owner. His family includes Mine Miyagawa (mother; nee Mine Soga), Tsurukichi Miyagawa (father), Nami Miyagawa (wife; nee Nami Kondo), Fumi Miyagawa (daughter), Aiko Miyagawa (daughter), Yuriko Miyagawa (daughter), and Kenji Miyagawa (son). His home address is listed as 884 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and Moose Jaw Hostel, Moose Jaw, SK.

Metadata

ForenameSuekichi
SurnameMiyagawa
Regularized NameSuekichi Miyagawa
Custodian Identification Number1016_xi
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceAngler, ON
ResidenceMoose Jaw, SK

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