3311: Asataro Yoshida

3311: Asataro Yoshida

Asataro Yoshida

He was born on 14 May 1898. He was a self-employed dry cleaner. His family includes Masu Yoshida (wife; Masu Hirabayashi), Kayo Yoshida (mother; nee Kayo Takei), Masato Yoshida (son). His home address is listed as 221 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 May 1898
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
Reel
C-9335 (529-678)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3311
Name Asataro Yoshida

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3311: Asataro Yoshida

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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