11285: Yachiho Tanouye

11285: Yachiho Tanouye

Yachiho Tanouye

Her maiden name was Yachiho Yoshida. She was born on 14 September 1915. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shigetoki Yoshida (father), Kume Yoshida (mother; nee Kume Ogihara), Shigeo Tanouye (husband) and Rita Tanouye [also listed as Yaeko Tanouye] (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2892 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 14 September 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Lethbridge, AB
Locations before uprooting
C-9407 (752-761)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11285
Name Yachiho Tanouye



11285: Yachiho Tanouye


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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