Yasu Tashiro

Yasu Tashiro

She was born on 25 April 1904. Her maiden name is Yasu Nakao. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kura Nakao (mother; nee Kura Yamashita), Asataro Nakao (father), Eiji Tashiro (husband), Yuriye Tashiro (daughter), Masami Tashiro (son), and Yumiko Tashiro (daughter). Her home address is listed as 475 Cedar Valley Road, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Diamond City, AB.


Regularized NameYasu Tashiro
Custodian Identification Number2743
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Diamond City, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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