Yoshio Teshima

Yoshio Teshima

He was born on 26 May 1917. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packing Company Limited, Knight Inlet, BC. His family includes Kenjiro Teshima (father), Kimie Teshima (wife; nee Kimie Adachi), and William Satoshi Teshima [or William Teshima] (son). His home address is listed as Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Taber, AB.


Regularized NameYoshio Teshima
Custodian Identification Number2823
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTaber, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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