Yosaku Horiuchi

Yosaku Horiuchi

He was born on 1 March 1879. He was a self-employed masseur. His family includes Tora Horiuchi (wife), Chiyono Horiuchi (daughter), Akinori Horiuchi (son). His home address is listed as 241 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameYosaku Horiuchi
Custodian Identification Number12072
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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