Moichi Okawara

Moichi Okawara

He was born on 5 December 1881. He was retired at the time of the file. His family includes Etsu Okawara (wife; nee Etsu Kato), Hideo Okawara (son), Akiko Okawara (daughter), and Louise Okawara (daughter). 705 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address.


Regularized NameMoichi Okawara
Custodian Identification Number14483
NationalityJapanese national


Custodian Case Files (1)


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