Yasukichi Teranishi

Yasukichi Teranishi

He was born on 27 December 1891. He was a fisherman and a boat engineer. His family includes Yoshiye Teranishi [also listed as Yoshie Teranishi] (wife; nee Yoshiye Shimomura or Yoshie Shimomura), Mary Teranishi (daughter), Seiko Teranishi (daughter), and Tamotsu Teranishi (son). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Thunder River Camp, BC and was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.

Metadata

ForenameYasukichi
SurnameTeranishi
Regularized NameYasukichi Teranishi
Custodian Identification Number14787
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceThunder River Camp, BC
LabelExiled to Japan

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