Kohei Sogawa

Kohei Sogawa

He was born on 24 April 1921. His name is also listed as Kohei Allan Sogawa. He was a mill worker employed by Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Shina Sogawa (mother; nee Shina Hagino) and Kiichiro Sogawa (father). His home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. 473 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Ontario.


Regularized NameKohei Sogawa
Custodian Identification Number2884
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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