Yonezo Hori

Yonezo Hori

He was born on 16 August 1900. He was a millhand employed by Eburne saw mill Limited. His family includes Eijiro Hori (father), Hama Hori (mother), Mika Hori (wife; nee Mika Tanaka), Isamu Hori (son), Mitsuru Hori (son), and Aiko Hori (daughter). His home address is listed as 1534 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to North Kamloops, BC.


Regularized NameYonezo Hori
Custodian Identification Number11611
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)North Kamloops, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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