Yoshio Kozai

Yoshio Kozai

He was born on 28 September 1915. His name is also listed as Yoshio Frederick Kozai. He was a mill worker employed by Cedar Cove Sash and Door, fooot of Spruce and 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Tatsu Kozai (mother; nee Tatsu Natsohara) and Toyojiro Kozai (father). His home address is listed as 1024 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON and Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameYoshio Kozai
Custodian Identification Number13711
Residence (after uprooting)Angler, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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