3529: Hitoyuki Ioi

3529: Hitoyuki Ioi

Hitoyuki Ioi

He was born on 15 September 1915. He was a self-employed dry cleaner. His family includes Yoshi Ioi (mother; Yoshi Yamaguchi), Sanosuke Ioi (father), and Kimiko Ioi (wife; nee Kimiko Harada). His home address is listed as 721 Discovery Street, Victoria, BC and 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 September 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9337 (1486-1489)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3529
Name Hitoyuki Ioi



3529: Hitoyuki Ioi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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