Narutaro Okukawa

Narutaro Okukawa

He was born on 27 December 1878. He was a forearm at a factory. His family includes Natsu Okukawa (wife; nee Natsu Imai), and Amy Okukawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 216 Vernon Driver, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameNarutaro
SurnameOkukawa
Regularized NameNarutaro Okukawa
Custodian Identification Number6822
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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Terminology

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