12557: Sei Yoshimura

12557: Sei Yoshimura

Seiko Yoshimura

She was born on 23 December 1903. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yoshihei Yoshimura (husband), Sadako Yoshimura (daughter), and Richard Yoshimura [also listed as Nobuyoshi Yoshimura] (son). Her home address is listed as 890 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC; Slocan, BC; and Bradford, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 23 December 1903
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Bradford, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9416 (460-470)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12557
Name Sei Yoshimura



12557: Sei Yoshimura


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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