1225: Yasuichi Yoshida

1225: Yasuichi Yoshida

Yasuichi Yoshida

Yoshida’s birth date is unknown [it is listed as “Oct. 1/43” with the year circled with a question mark next to it]. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers. His family includes Tori Yoshida (mother; nee Tori Oye) and Yasumatsuo Yoshida (father). He lived at Pacific Coast Cannery, Steveston, BC and was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC and Midway, BC. His listed seized property includes: row boat; fishing equipment.
Sex M
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Minto City, BC
Midway, BC
C-9316 (1230-1283)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1225
Name Yasuichi Yoshida
Not Before: 05 April 1942
Not After: 09 November 1950



1225: Yasuichi Yoshida


Metadata Author: Erin Chan
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