Bokussei Kanashiro

Bokussei Kanashiro

He was born on 13 February 1911. He was a logger employed by E&G Logging Company. His family includes Kanado Kanashiro (mother) and Bokuzen Kanashiro (father). His home address is listed as 331 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 11 Mile Camp, Hope End, BC.


Regularized NameBokussei Kanashiro
Custodian Identification Number295
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Hope End, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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