Yasutaki Kanashiro

Yasutaki Kanashiro

He was born on 20 December 1889. He was a shingle cutter employed by M. Ebisuzaki Company, 337 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His home address is listed as Third Lake, Stillwater, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYasutaki
SurnameKanashiro
Regularized NameYasutaki Kanashiro
Custodian Identification Number696
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceTashme, BC

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