Yoneji Kurahashi

Yoneji Kurahashi

He was born on 15 April 1913. He was a fisherman employed by B.C. Packers, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Mine Hayata (mother), Yonekichi Kurahashi (father), and Tomiko Kurahashi (wife; nee Tomiko Nishi). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Minto City, BC and Forest Grove, BC.


Regularized NameYoneji Kurahashi
Custodian Identification Number2191
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceMinto City, BC
ResidenceForest Grove, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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