Yosaku Takeuchi

Yosaku Takeuchi

He was born on 30 November 1873. He was a watchman employed by Herring Camp, Mayne Island, BC. His family includes Fumi Takeuchi (mother; nee Fumi Yanagisawa), Josaemon Takeuchi (father), and Soto Takeuchi (wife; nee Soto Abe). His home address is listed as Mayne Island, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYosaku
SurnameTakeuchi
Regularized NameYosaku Takeuchi
Custodian Identification Number5827
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSandon, BC

Collections

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Terminology

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