5971: Yusuke Saito

5971: Yusuke Saito

Yusuke Saito

He was born on 22 December 1889. He was a farmer and a millhand employed by Fraser Mills Company Limited, New Westminster, BC. His family includes Saki Saito (mother; nee Saki Maeda), Kinu Saito (wife; nee Kinu Shirakawa), and Reiko Saito (daughter). His home address is listed as 306 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, Ab and Raymond, AB.
Sex U
Date of Birth 22 December 1889
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Raymond, AB
Reel
C-9363 (357-390)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5971
Name Yusuke Saito

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5971: Yusuke Saito

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