Jisaburo Kasho

Jisaburo Kasho

Owned the "Izumi 3", confiscated in 1942.
From the 1941 Vancouver directory, a Jisaburo Kasho was president of Kasho J & Co Ltd, a salt fish packing plant. The plant was located at 219 Dunlevy. There is also information about capitalization and subscribed capital for this company. He lived at 476 East Cordova. bca_gr_0435_box_48_file_436.pdf


Regularized NameJisaburo Kasho


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