Steveston Japanese Association

Steveston Japanese Association

Organization office located at no. 1 Road, Steveston BC. Owned two dwelling houses, one hospital, one office building, and two school buildings. Associated names include, president Yoshio Kochi, vice-president Asamatsu Murakami, treasurer Kiichiro Shirakawa, hospital director Tomegoro Furuya, secretary M. Kuba.


OrgNameSteveston Japanese Association
Custodian Identification Number10721


Custodian Case Files (1)


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