2112: Yoshiji Yoshida

2112: Yoshiji Yoshida

Yoshiji Yoshida

He was born on 16 May 1913. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Wadham’s Cannery, Rivers Inlet, BC His family includes Fumiko Yoshida (wife; nee Fumiko Hamanashi). His home address is listed as 1140 Stewart Avenue, Nanaimo, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 May 1913
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9327 (489-514)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2112
Name Yoshiji Yoshida

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2112: Yoshiji Yoshida

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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