Seison Yagi’s passport



Seison Yagi, age 29, a native of Okinawa-ken and identified by passport No. 150878, issued on May 8, 1919, arrived, onboard Seiyo Maru, together with 208 other Japanese –150 of them also from Okinawa.

By July 7, 1919, date on which Seison Yagi arrived, 61 vessels had already arrived in Peru bringing Japanese to work on Peruvian haciendas.