13696: Jinichi Asahina

13696: Jinichi Asahina

Jinichi Asahina

He was born on 10 March 1899. He was a boat builder. His family includes Tome Asahina (mother; nee Tome Tanaka), Seisako Asahina (father), Tsune Asahina (wife; nee Tsune Tsuchiya), Kinji Asahina (son), Masa Asahina (daughter), and Kay Asahina (daughter). His home address is listed as Lynmour, BC. 881 Union Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC; Pritchard, BC; and Kamloops, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 10 March 1899
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Revelstoke, BC
Pritchard, BC
Kamloops, BC
Reel
C-9424 (745-784)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13696
Name Jinichi Asahina

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13696: Jinichi Asahina

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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