3519: Yukiyasu Kutsukake

3519: Yukiyasu Kutsukake

Yukiyasu Kutsukake

He was born on 6 January 1920. He is also listed in the files as Yukiyasu George Kutsukake. He was a labourer employed by Vancouver Paper Company Union Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Hatsuyo Kutsukake (mother), and Hisashi Kutsukake (father). His home address is listed as 2558 Franklin Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC, then moved to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 06 January 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Toronto, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9337 (1422-1425)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3519
Name Yukiyasu Kutsukake



3519: Yukiyasu Kutsukake


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