Hakuji Yuasa

Hakuji Yuasa

He was born on 14 April 1882. He was a fisherman employed by Nelson Brothers Cannery, Skeena, BC. His home address is listed as Nelson Cannery, Skeena, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC. He died at Slocan on 30 August 1943.


Regularized NameHakuji Yuasa
Custodian Identification Number201
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Skeena


Custodian Case Files (1)


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