Yashichi Saito

Yashichi Saito

He was born in approximately 1880. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Ai Saito (wife; deceased). His home address is listed as 1903 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameYashichi Saito
Custodian Identification Number11446
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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