Harry Kinoshita

Harry Kinoshita

He was born on 27 May 1915. He is also listed in the files as Harry Wataru Kinoshita. He was a millhand employed by Thurston and Flavelle, Port Moody, BC. His family includes Yasu Kinoshita (mother; nee Yasu Takaki), Umakichi Kinoshita (father), and Kazue Kinoshita (wife; nee Kasue Kawashima). His home address is listed as 11th Avenue, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Fort William, ON.

Metadata

ForenameHarry
SurnameKinoshita
Regularized NameHarry Kinoshita
Custodian Identification Number5616
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceFort William, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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