13080: Yasuhiko Matsushita

13080: Yasuhiko Matsushita

Yasuhiko Matsushita

He was born on 2 January 1919. He was a fish collector employed by B.C. Packers Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Harue Matsushita (mother; nee Harue Okano) and Tokutaro Matsushita (father). His home address is listed as Dyke Road, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park Hospital, Vancouver, BC and New Denver, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 02 January 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Vancouver, BC
New Denver, BC
C-9420 (683-713)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13080
Name Yasuhiko Matsushita



13080: Yasuhiko Matsushita


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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