Morinitsu Yoshino

Morinitsu Yoshino

He was born on 20 July 1912. He was a logger employed by E and G Logging Camp, Salmon Bay, BC. His family includes Maru Yoshino (mother) and Kurata Yoshino (father). His home address is listed as Dewdney Road, Haney, BC. Port Hardy, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Lempriere Camp, BC.


Regularized NameMorinitsu Yoshino
Custodian Identification Number329
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceLempriere Camp, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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