Toshi Yagi

Toshi Yagi

She was born on 15 October 1899. Her maiden name is Toshi Hamagi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kiko Hamagi (mother), Saichi Hamagi (father), Kunimatsu Yagi (husband), Hachiro Yagi (son), and Shuji Yagi (son). Her home address is listed as 1618 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and Oakville, MB.


Regularized NameToshi Yagi
Custodian Identification Number5404
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Oakville, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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