Yone Aihoshi

Yone Aihoshi

She was born on 3 July 1913. Her maiden name is Yone Sameshima. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tome Sameshima (mother), Hisaji Aihoshi (husband), Misako Aihoshi (daughter), Thomas Aihoshi [also listed as Hisao Aihoshi] (son), Arleen Aihoshi [also listed as Amy Aihoshi] (daughter), Satsuko Aihoshi (daughter), Toshihisa Aihoshi (son), and Hiroko Aihoshi (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 154, Duncan, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, ON.


Regularized NameYone Aihoshi
Custodian Identification Number8608
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)St Thomas, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Duncan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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