Kotaro Nakagawa

Kotaro Nakagawa

He was born in 1909 or 1910. He was a clerk employed by Taishodo Drug Store at 301 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His home address is listed as 301 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 301 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Petawawa Internment Camp, ON.


Regularized NameKotaro Nakagawa
Custodian Identification Number153_xi
ResidencePetawawa Internment Camp, ON


Custodian Case Files (1)


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