Kyusuke Yasui

Kyusuke Yasui

He was born on 18 December 1885. He was a self-employed cedar pole contractor. His family includes Eito Yasui [possibly Eita Yasui] (mother) and Yoshiro Yasui [possibly Yoshiso Yasui] (father). His home address is listed as Box 129, Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKyusuke
SurnameYasui
Regularized NameKyusuke Yasui
Custodian Identification Number4610
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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