Yachiyo Yamasaki

Yachiyo Yamasaki

She was born on 5 September 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Soichi Adachi (father), Fuyu Adachi (mother), Ken Yamasaki (husband), Kimiye Yamasaki (daughter), and May Yamasaki (daughter). Her home address is listed as 423 Powell Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC and exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameYachiyo Yamasaki
Custodian Identification Number11660
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceTashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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