Makio Yasui

Makio Yasui

He was born on 14 March 1917. He was a millhand employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Mitsu Yasui (mother; nee Mitsu Ishikawa), and Ryokichi Yasui (father). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Consecon, ON.


Regularized NameMakio Yasui
Custodian Identification Number3694
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Consecon, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Port Alice


Custodian Case Files (1)


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