Yoshio Harada

Yoshio Harada

He was born on 24 September 1922. He was a fisherman employed by BC Packers Limited, Namu, BC. His family includes Tamao Harada (mother; nee Tamao Koyanagi). His home address is listed as Terra Nova Cannery, Eburne, BC and 762 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Petawawa, ON and Leaverleigh Farms, Port Credit, ON.


Regularized NameYoshio Harada
Custodian Identification Number811
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Petawawa, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Port Credit, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Eburne
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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