Yukichi Kishimoto

Yukichi Kishimoto

He was born on 10 May 1915. He was a farmer employed by his father. His family includes You Kishimoto [possibly Koii Kishimoto] (mother; nee You Matsunami or Yoii Matsunami) and Youkichi Kishimoto [also listed as Yukichi Kishimoto] (father). His home address is listed as Box 263, Courtenay, BC. Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, ON.


Regularized NameYukichi Kishimoto
Custodian Identification Number4664
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)St Thomas, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Courtenay


Custodian Case Files (1)


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