Zenichi Kinoshita

Zenichi Kinoshita

He was born on 18 October 1903. He was a fish merchant employed by Maikawa Limited at 333 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Masu Kinoshita (mother; nee Masu Taguchi), Kisakichi Kinoshita (father), Yoshi Kinoshita [also listed as Yoshiko Kinoshita] (wife; nee Yoshi Maikawa or Yoshiko Maikawa), Hajime Kinoshita (son), Gene Kinoshita (son), and Akiko Kinoshita (daughter). His home address is listed as 2 333 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan City, BC.


Regularized NameZenichi Kinoshita
Custodian Identification Number13183
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan City, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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