268: Kazuo Hamasaki

268: Kazuo Hamasaki

Kazuo Hamasaki

He was born on 3 May 1925. He was a student at Booth Memorial High School, Prince Rupert, BC. His family includes Senkame Hamasaki (mother) and Ichitaro Hamasaki (father). His home address is listed as 947 West 2nd Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 May 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
C-9305 (1481-1484)
Type Person
Custodian Number 268
Name Kazuo Hamasaki
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 18 September 1943



268: Kazuo Hamasaki


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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