Yoshio Tamaki

Yoshio Tamaki

He was born on 17 October 1912. He was a fisherman employed by Carlisin Cannery, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Nao Tamaki (mother; nee Nao Nakai), Torakichi Tamaki (father), Tsurue Tamaki (wife; nee Tsurue Hamade), and Isao Tamaki (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 137, 2nd Avenue, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lorette, MB.

Metadata

ForenameYoshio
SurnameTamaki
Regularized NameYoshio Tamaki
Custodian Identification Number5054
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceLorette, MB

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.