15354: Yoshio Matsuda

15354: Yoshio Matsuda

Yoshio Matsuda

He was born on 1 July 1901. He was a shingle bolt cutter employed by Pacific Shingle Company. His family includes Fujiko Matsuda (wife; nee Fujiko Saiki), Sanae Matsuda (daughter), Emy Matsuda [also listed as Sakae Matsuda, Emy Matsuda, and Emy Sakae Matsuda] (daughter), and James Matsuda [also listed as Hiroaki Matsuda] (son). His home address is listed as Indian River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 July 1901
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Locations before uprooting
Indian River
C-9431 (985-990)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15354
Name Yoshio Matsuda



15354: Yoshio Matsuda


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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