Yoichi Minanimaye

Yoichi Minanimaye

He was born on 02 October 1874. He was a fish packer employed by B.C. Fish Packers. His family includes Taru Minanimaye (wife; nee Taru Endo). His home address is listed as 7225 Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Notch Hill, BC and Tappen, BC. He died at Salmon Arm on 06 June 1945.


Regularized NameYoichi Minanimaye
Custodian Identification Number681
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNotch Hill, BC
ResidenceTappen, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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