Kanichi Suyehiro

Kanichi Suyehiro

He was born on 17 January 1917. His name is also listed in the files as Kanichi Rex Suyehiro. He was a farmer employed by his father Mr. Suyehiro. His family includes Haruyo Suyehiro (mother; nee Haruyo Yamammoto), and Kantaro Suyehiro (father). His home address is listed as Back Ditch Road, Port Coquitlam, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Diamond City, AB.


Regularized NameKanichi Suyehiro
Custodian Identification Number3703
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceDiamond City, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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