Sutekichi Miyagawa

Sutekichi Miyagawa

He was born on 17 April 1899. He ran a confectionery store. His family includes Ito Miyagawa (wife; nee Ito Kishida), Mitsuko Miyagawa (daughter), Michio Miyagawa (daughter), Toshiko Miyagawa (daughter), Kazuko Miyagawa (daughter), and Yoshiko Miyagawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 614 Davie Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSutekichi
SurnameMiyagawa
Regularized NameSutekichi Miyagawa
Custodian Identification Number12007
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceVernon, BC

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