Yoshiaki Nakagawa

Yoshiaki Nakagawa

He was born on 02 October 1918. He was a clerk employed by White Pass & Yukon Rail Company, Carcross, YT. His family includes Chiyono Nakagawa (mother; nee Chiyono Fukuhara) and Hanjiro Nakagawa (father). His home address is listed as 406 Alexander Street, Vancouver. 306 Alexander Street, City is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameYoshiaki Nakagawa
Custodian Identification Number235_xi
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceAngler, ON
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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