576: Tsunenoju Hamazumi

576: Tsunenoju Hamazumi

Tsunenoju Hamazumi

He was born on 15 July 1890. He was a logger employed by Hiland Logging Company, Simoom Sound, BC. His family includes Kito Hamazumi (mother; nee Kito Kudo), Ine Hamazumi (wife; nee Ine Yamashita; deceased), and Toshiko Hamazumi (daughter). His home address is listed as Simoom Sound, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Summerville, ON; Canada Packers Limited, Toronto, ON; and Angler, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 15 July 1890
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Summerville, ON
Toronto, ON
Angler, ON
Locations before uprooting
Simoom Sound
C-9308 (1223-1242)
Type Person
Custodian Number 576
Name Tsunenoju Hamazumi
Not Before: 25 March 1942
Not After: 02 February 1946



576: Tsunenoju Hamazumi


Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
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