Yasuo Kurahashi

Yasuo Kurahashi

He was born on 6 October 1911. He was a merchant employed by Mr. Wakita. His family includes Matsu Ryujin (mother) and Torukichi Kurahashi (father). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Yardcreek Camp, BC.


Regularized NameYasuo Kurahashi
Custodian Identification Number2181
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceYardcreek Camp, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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