Kiyoshi Yano

Kiyoshi Yano

He was born on 27 January 1916. He was a shingle mill hand employed by Dawdnay Shingle Mill. His family includes Tomiye Yano (mother; nee Tomiye Taneda), Morima Yano [possibly Marima Yano] (father), and Yasuko Yano (ex-wife; nee Yasuko Hoshiko). His home address is listed as 614 Pacific Highway, New Westminster, BC. Rural Route, No. 1, Mission, BC and Rural Route, No. 4, New Westminster, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameKiyoshi Yano
Custodian Identification Number3972
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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