5042: Tatsuzo Yamashita

5042: Tatsuzo Yamashita

Tatsuzo Yamashita

He was born on 25 December 1894. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Koi Yamashita (mother; nee Koi Nishikawa), Sai Yamashita (wife; nee Sai Nishikawa), Yasuo Yamashita (son), Hideko Yamashita (daughter), Nobuo Yamashita [possibly Mobuo Yamashita] (son), and Naomi Yamashita (daughter). His home address is listed as Celtic Cannery, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB and Taber, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 25 December 1894
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Coaldale, AB
Taber, AB
Reel
C-9351 (1633-1684)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5042
Name Tatsuzo Yamashita

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5042: Tatsuzo Yamashita

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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