1235: Murashi Aihoshi

1235: Murashi Aihoshi

Murashi Aihoshi

Aihoshi was born on 07 January 1922. He was a paper mill worker employed by Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Nobu Aihoshi (mother; nee Nobu Kamidosono; deceased at time of file) and Naosuke Aihoshi (father). He lived at 655 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC and in Ocean Falls, BC and was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC. His listed seized property includes: gramophone and records; bicycle.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 January 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9316 (1434-1441)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1235
Name Murashi Aihoshi
Not Before: 04 April 1942
Not After: 21 July 1944



1235: Murashi Aihoshi


Metadata Author: Erin Chan
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