Yoshio Kishimoto

Yoshio Kishimoto

He was born on 6 June 1916. He was a machinist employed by Shade Machine Parts Limited, Toronto, ON and a store clerk. His family includes Haru Kishimoto (mother) and Kiyoshi Kishimoto (father). His home address is listed as Port Essington, BC. He moved to Toronto, ON in 1941.


Regularized NameYoshio Kishimoto
Custodian Identification Number15342
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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