Yasuo Kitade

Yasuo Kitade

He was born on 1 July 1923. He was a fisherman. His family includes Sute Kitade (mother; nee Sute Yamashita), and Yasahichi Kitade (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 165, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rocky Mountain House, AB.


Regularized NameYasuo Kitade
Custodian Identification Number5931
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRocky Mountain House, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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