Kenyoshi Shiomi

Kenyoshi Shiomi

This kanji 鹽 in the directory appears to be a hybrid of the kyuujitai and the shinjitai; in the directory 鹽 and 塩 are mixed: the kanji contains the 皿 土 and 鹵 radicals.


Surname (Japanese) 鹽見
Forename (Japanese)健吉
Regularized Name 鹽見 健吉
Surname (Romanized Japanese)Shiomi
Forename (Romanized Japanese)Kenyoshi
Regularized NameKenyoshi Shiomi
AddrLine 437 Alexander Street
SegHI 0355 R


Powell Street Neighbourhood Streets (1)


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