6910: Yeisaku Kubodera

6910: Yeisaku Kubodera

Yeisaku Kubodera

He was born on 18 April 1881. He was a farmer. His family includes Chikaye Kubodera (wife) and Ayako Kubodera (daughter; in Japan). His home address is listed as Rural Route #3, Cloverdale, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC where he died on 20 November 1942. His seized real estate includes twenty-five acre farm at 497 Latimer Road, Cloverdale, BC, as well as his home, ten chicken houses, a barn, and an incubator room that stood on that land. His real estate was sold to the Director of the Veterans’ Land Act. His other listed seized property includes a Westinghouse Console Radio, four incubators, an electric water pump, farming equipment, and household belongings.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 April 1881
Date of Death 20 November 1942
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Kaslo, BC
C-9370 (143-212)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6910
Name Yeisaku Kubodera
Not Before: 01 May 1942
Not After: 05 August 1951



6910: Yeisaku Kubodera


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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