Van Brothers Limited

Van Brothers Limited

Van Brothers Limited was a manufacturer of cider, aerated waters, and The Lions Dry Ginger Ale. It was located at 1055 Vernon Drive, Vancouver, BC and may have also operated, or operated under the name of, The Lions Mineral Water Works. People involved in the organization include Kiyoharu Kay Momose (shareholder until May 1942) and Rinehichi Harry Kuramitsu (previous shareholder).


OrgNameVan Brothers Limited
Custodian Identification Number13875


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