828: Yoshio Mayeda

828: Yoshio Mayeda

Yoshio Mayeda

He was born on 11 July 1915. He was a fisherman employed by Claxton Cannery, Claxton, BC. His family includes Hatsuyo Mayeda (mother; nee Hatsuyo Yamamoto) and Seichi Mayeda (father). His home address is listed as Standard Camp, Claxton, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Dover Centre, ON; Eatonville, ON and 3631 De Bullion Street, Montreal, QC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 July 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Dover Centre, ON
Eatonville, ON
Montreal, QC
C-9312 (628-642)
Type Person
Custodian Number 828
Name Yoshio Mayeda
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 05 April 1946



828: Yoshio Mayeda


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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