10824: Shintaro Yamashita

10824: Shintaro Yamashita

Yamashita

He was born on 7 February 1893. He ran a taxi business called Yama Taxi. His family includes Yoshiko Hamashita (wife), Ichiro Hamashita (son), Teruye Hamashita (daughter), Gerard Hamashita (son), and Ikumi Hamashita (daughter). His home address is listed as 205 Gore Avenue, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 07 February 1893
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Minto City, BC
Reel
C-9403 (705-842)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10824
Name Shintaro Yamashita

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10824: Shintaro Yamashita

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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