Kaichiro Sawada

Kaichiro Sawada

He was born on 5 January 1882. He was a self-employed hotel proprietor. His family includes Tomojiro Sawada (father), and Tome Sawada or Tomi Sawada (wife; nee Tome Yasui or Tomi Yasui). His home address is listed as 205 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Montreal, QC.

Metadata

ForenameKaichiro
SurnameSawada
Regularized NameKaichiro Sawada
Custodian Identification Number3646
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceMontreal, QC

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Terminology

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