Iwakichi Yoshihara

Iwakichi Yoshihara

He was born on 15 March 1875. He was a fisherman. His family includes Saki Yoshihara (mother; deceased at time of file), Seikichi Yoshihara (father; deceased at time of file), and Shiyo Yoshihara (wife; nee Shiyo Sakai). His former addresses are listed as Clayoquot, BC and Rural Route #1, Whonnock BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameIwakichi Yoshihara
Custodian Identification Number6977
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLillooet, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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