11058: Yasu Yamauchi

11058: Yasu Yamauchi

Yasu Yamauchi

Her maiden name was Yasu Nishimura. She was born on 26 October 1896. She ran a barber shop. Her family includes Yosajiro Nishimura (father), Shizu Nishimura (mother; nee Shizu Taguchi), Sobei Yamauchi (husband), Tomiye Yamauchi (daughter), Fusaye Yamauchi (daughter), Mitsuke Yamauchi (daughter), Shizuko Yamauchi (daughter), Kazue Kitagawa (daughter; nee Kazue Yamauchi). Her home address is listed as 224 Abbott Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Fort William, Ontario.
Sex F
Date of Birth 26 October 1896
Nationality Japanese national
Reel
C-9405 (982-1037)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11058
Name Yasu Yamauchi

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11058: Yasu Yamauchi

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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