2889: Asajiro Kinoshita

2889: Asajiro Kinoshita

Asajiro Kinoshita

He was born on 27 April 1881. He was a farmer. His family includes Tsuta Kinoshita (mother; nee Tsuta Morimoto), Sanzuchi Kinoshita (father), Toki Kinoshita (wife; nee Toki Nakashima), and Shegeru Kinoshita (son). His home address is listed as Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Stirling, AB and Lethbridge, AB where he died on 18 May 1944.
Sex M
Date of Birth 27 April 1881
Date of Death 18 May 1944
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Stirling, AB
Lethbridge, AB
Reel
C-9332 (890-938)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2889
Name Asajiro Kinoshita

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2889: Asajiro Kinoshita

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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