Yosojiro Ono

Yosojiro Ono

He was born on 10 July 1890. He was a fisherman employed by Inverness Cannery, Victoria, BC. His family includes Shige Ono (mother; nee Shige Kitabayashi), Kanya Ono (father), Suye Ono (wife), Kikuye Ono (daughter) and Sumiko Ono (daughter). His home address is listed as 434 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC. He was exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.


Regularized NameYosojiro Ono
Custodian Identification Number3195
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSandon, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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