Yasu Yokota

Yasu Yokota

She was born on 26 December 1886. She was a housewife. Her family includes Gonjiro Yokota (husband), Kenji Yokota (son), Takayoshi Yokota (son), Sueko Yokota (daughter), Kiyoshi Yokota (son), and Yoshio Yokota (son). Her home address is listed as 352 Heatley Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYasu
SurnameYokota
Regularized NameYasu Yokota
Custodian Identification Number7821
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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