Yaichi Hinatsu

Yaichi Hinatsu

He was born on 16 July 1923. He was a farmhand employed by his father Mr. Hinatsu. His family includes Nao Hinatsu (mother; nee Nao Ohashi), and Kinya Hinatsu [possibly Kenya Hinatsu] (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 4, 294 Reichenback Road, Pitt Meadows, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Oakville, MB.


Regularized NameYaichi Hinatsu
Custodian Identification Number3569
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceOakville, MB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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