Yoshio Kanda

Yoshio Kanda

He was born on 18 July 1904. He was a garage worker employed by Yorkshire Parking Station, 546 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Kazu Kanda (mother; nee Kazu Saiki), Tahei Kanda (father), Masano Kanda (wife; nee Masano Fuji), Michiko Kanda (daughter), and Kunio Kanda (son). His home address is listed as 357 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC and Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameYoshio Kanda
Custodian Identification Number12412
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceVancouver, BC
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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