Francis Yahiro

Francis Yahiro

He was born on 22 February 1924. His name is also listed as Frank Yahiro, Francis Shigeru Yahiro, and Shigeru Francis Yahiro. He was a farmer employed by Kin Yahiro. His family includes Kin Yahiro (mother; nee Kin Inumaru) and Takichi Yahiro (father). His home address is listed as 1006 Stave Lake, Mission, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.

Metadata

ForenameFrancis
SurnameYahiro
Regularized NameFrancis Yahiro
Custodian Identification Number2731
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceIron Springs, AB

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