Yoichi Yasui

Yoichi Yasui

He was born on 01 September 1912. He was a clerk at a stationary store employed by S. Uchida. His family includes Yoshi Yasui (mother; nee Yoshi Nishikawa) and Yosakichi Yasui (father). His home address is listed as 325 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameYoichi Yasui
Custodian Identification Number3021
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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