Kinichi Yano

Kinichi Yano

He was born on 21 April 1884. His name is also listed as Kanichi Yano and Konichi Yano. He was a logger or a coal picker. His family includes Matsuyo Yano (wife; nee Matsuyo Inouye), Isamu Yano (son), Hisayo Yano (child), Takeko Yano (daughter), Kenji Yano (son), Hirashi Yano (son), and Misaka Yano (child). His home address is listed as Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameKinichi Yano
Custodian Identification Number15140
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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