11512: Yoshie Miyanishi

11512: Yoshie Miyanishi

Yoshie Miyanishi

She was born on 19 December 1916. She was a housewife Her family includes Isakichi Yamada (father), Katsu Yamada (mother), Toyozo Miyanishi (husband), Akiye Miyanishi (daughter), Haruko Miyanishi (daughter), and Theodore Miyanishi [also listed as Yoshizo Miyanishi] (son). Her home address is listed as 215 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 19 December 1916
Nationality Unknown
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Toronto, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9409 (1-9)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11512
Name Yoshie Miyanishi



11512: Yoshie Miyanishi


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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