11666: Shotaro Yamasaki

11666: Shotaro Yamasaki

Shotaro Yamasaki

He was born on 5 July 1904. He was a self-employed Jeweller. His family includes Shokichi Yamasaki (father), Tatsu Yamasaki (mother; nee Tatsu Matsubayashi), Kiri Yamasaki (wife; nee Kiri Tanaka), Mayumi Yamasaki (daughter), and Sachiyo Yamasaki (daughter). His home address is listed as 2136 Cambridge Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 July 1904
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9410 (795-835)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11666
Name Shotaro Yamasaki

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11666: Shotaro Yamasaki

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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