3050: Yoshio Matsui

3050: Yoshio Matsui

Yoshio Matsui

He was born on 08 October 1914. He was a bicycle shop manager employed by Tammy Bicycle Shop at 112 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Shizue Matsui (mother) and Zenzo Matsui (father). His home address is listed as 112 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 12 Manitou Road, Centre Island, Toronto, ON; Saint Thomas, ON and 177 Browning Avenue, Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 October 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Saint Thomas, ON
Toronto, ON
C-9333 (638-660)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3050
Name Yoshio Matsui



3050: Yoshio Matsui


Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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