Waichi Kinoshita

Waichi Kinoshita

He was born on 19 May 1889. He was a logger employed by North Stave Logging Company, Stave Falls, BC. His family includes Tamiyo Kinoshita (wife; nee Tamiyo Kawasaki). His home address is listed as Stave Falls, BC and 433 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameWaichi Kinoshita
Custodian Identification Number5932
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Stave Falls
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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