224: Yoshie Wakabayashi

224: Yoshie Wakabayashi

Yoshie Wakabayashi

She was born on 10 May 1922. Her maiden name is Yoshie Wakabayashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kino Wakabayashi (mother; nee Kino Kobayashi), Yokichi Wakabayashi (father), and Saburo Hayashi (husband). Her home address is listed as Mill Bay, Nass River, BC. PO Box 13, Port Essington, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and 20 Glen Cedar Road, Toronto, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 May 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Sandon, BC
Toronto, ON
Locations before uprooting
Nass River
C-9305 (576-583)
Type Person
Custodian Number 224
Name Yoshie Wakabayashi
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 14 June 1944



224: Yoshie Wakabayashi


Metadata Author: Gordon Lyall
Metadata Author: Alex Yodistra
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