4305: Iwataro Yoshida

4305: Iwataro Yoshida

Iwataro Yoshida

He was born on 11 May 1889. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Hisaye Yoshida [also listed as Hisae Yoshida] (wife; nee Hisaye Kimura, Hisae Kimura, Hisaye Kimora, or Hisae Kimora), Tokuko Yoshida (daughter), Tsutomu Yoshida (son), Satoru Yoshida (son), Takehisa Yoshida (son), and Masahide Yoshida (son). His home address is listed as Box 375, Nanaimo, BC. 393 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 11 May 1889
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9343 (2314-2392)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4305
Name Iwataro Yoshida

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4305: Iwataro Yoshida

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Metadata Author: Zoe Hong
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