Yoshi Yada

Yoshi Yada

She was born on 27 September 1916. Her maiden name is Yoshi Takahashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Saye Takahashi (mother; nee Saye Okui), Koichi Takahashi (father), Genji Yada (husband), Shigeharu Yada (son), and Genwo Yada (son). Her home address is listed as 1007 Odlum Drive, Vancouver, BC and 3390 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameYoshi Yada
Custodian Identification Number8567
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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