6498: Yonekichi Yoshida

6498: Yonekichi Yoshida

Yonekichi Yoshida

He was born on 13 January 1899. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Kaoru Yoshida (mother; nee Kaoru Mizuyabu), Tetsuzo Yoshida (father), Tsuru Yoshida (wife; nee Tsuru Ishida), Tsuru Yoshida (second wife; nee Tsuru Madokoro) Kaoru Yoshida (daughter), Shigeyuki Yoshida (son), and Etsuko Yoshida (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 15, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 13 January 1899
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Grand Forks, BC
Reel
C-9365 (1460-1520)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6498
Name Yonekichi Yoshida

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6498: Yonekichi Yoshida

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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