3392: Yoshiharu Tanino

3392: Yoshiharu Tanino

Yoshiharu Tanino

He was born on 21 May 1919. He was a boat engineer employed by his father Mr. Tanino, No. 18 Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Masuye Tanino (mother; nee Kashio Masuye), and Eikichi Tanino (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 315, No. 18 Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Schreiber, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 May 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Schreiber, ON
C-9336 (1478-1483)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3392
Name Yoshiharu Tanino



3392: Yoshiharu Tanino


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