4097: Kusumatsu Yoshida

4097: Kusumatsu Yoshida

Kusumatsu Yoshida

He was born on 3 September 1877. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Kin Yoshida (wife), Kumiko Yoshida [possibly Yumiko Yoshida or Sumiko Yoshida] (daughter), Yukie Yoshida (daughter), and Naoyuki Yoshida [possibly Maoyuki Yoshida] (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 199, House No. 12, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 September 1877
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
Reel
C-9341 (2518-2569)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4097
Name Kusumatsu Yoshida

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4097: Kusumatsu Yoshida

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