Fujio Yoshimoto

Fujio Yoshimoto

He was born on 4 November 1913. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Cannery, Steveston, BC. His family includes Sei Yoshimoto (mother), Chotaro Yoshimoto (father), and Shizuko Yoshimoto (wife; nee Shizuko Hashimoto). His home address is listed as House 12, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. Hatzic, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Headingly, MB and Geraldton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameFujio
SurnameYoshimoto
Regularized NameFujio Yoshimoto
Custodian Identification Number2844
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceHeadingly, MB
ResidenceGeraldton, ON

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