4043: Yoshiaki Hiramatsu

4043: Yoshiaki Hiramatsu

Yoshiaki Hiramatsu

He was born on 20 November 1915. He was a section hand employed by C.P.R., Field, BC. His family includes Sen Hiramatsu (mother; nee Sen Shimanaka) and Gisaku Hiramatsu (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 206, Field, BC. 110 Water Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Dresden, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 20 November 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Dresden, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9341 (1836-1839)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4043
Name Yoshiaki Hiramatsu



4043: Yoshiaki Hiramatsu


Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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