Yonekichi Shintani

Yonekichi Shintani

He was born on 13 March 1872. His family includes Haru Shintani (mother), Risaku Shintani (father), Fuyu Shintani (wife; nee Fuyu Ito), Mamoru Shintani (son) and Yutaka Shintani (son). Celtic Cannery, Blenheim Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address.


Regularized NameYonekichi Shintani
Custodian Identification Number14706
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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