11598: Yukitoshi Yakura

11598: Yukitoshi Yakura

Yukitoshi Yakura

He was born on 23 December 1904. He was a self-employed gardener. His family includes Chiyoko Yakura (wife; nee Chiyoko Adachi), Chiyoko Yakura (mother; nee Chiyoko Sasaki), Toshiro Yakura (son), Ko Yakura (son), and Sachie Yakura (daughter). His home address is listed as 1737 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 December 1904
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Vernon, BC
C-9409 (2101-2183)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11598
Name Yukitoshi Yakura



11598: Yukitoshi Yakura


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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