Masanori Sogawa

Masanori Sogawa

He was born on 12 February 1908. His name is also listed as Masanori Kenneth Sogawa. He was a self-employed barber. His family includes Hagino Sogawa (mother; nee Hagino Shina), Kiichiro Sogawa (father), Asayae Sogawa [also listed as Asaye Lila Sogawa] (wife; nee Asaye Shimizu or Asaye Lila Shimizu), Barbara-Ellen Sogawa [also listed as Mayumi Sogawa and Barbara Ellen Sogawa] (daughter), and Carol Sogawa (daughter). His home address is listed as 473 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMasanori
SurnameSogawa
Regularized NameMasanori Sogawa
Custodian Identification Number2787
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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