Chuyo Sugawara

Chuyo Sugawara

He was born on 24 May 1900. He was a railroad worker. His family includes Koken Sugawara (mother; nee Koken Oikawa), Tozaburo Sugawara (father), and Blanche LeBlan [possibly also Blanche Sugawara] (wife). He lived at 162 Davenport Road, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameChuyo Sugawara
Custodian Identification Number14499
NationalityNaturalized Canadian


Custodian Case Files (1)


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