Tadayoshi Higashi

Tadayoshi Higashi

He was born on 13 February 1922. He was a millhand employed by The Victoria Lumber & Manufacturing Company, Chemainus, BC. His family includes Matsuyo Higashi (mother; nee Matsuyo Yamasaki), and Harunobu Higashi (father). His home address is listed as Chemainus, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTadayoshi
SurnameHigashi
Regularized NameTadayoshi Higashi
Custodian Identification Number8611
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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