Kiichi Wakabayashi

Kiichi Wakabayashi

He was born on 24 April 1921. He was a gardener. His family includes Yae Wakabayashi [listed as Yaye Wakabayashi] (mother; Yae Mori), and Takejiro Wakabayashi (father). His home address is listed as 1805 Pine Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to London, ON.


Regularized NameKiichi Wakabayashi
Custodian Identification Number3467
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)London, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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