584: Ichitaro Hamasaki

584: Ichitaro Hamasaki

Ichitaro Hamasaki

He was born on 23 August 1887. He was a fisherman employed by Nelson Brothers, Prince Rupert, BC. His family includes Senkame Hamasaki (wife), Kazumasa Hamasaki (son), and Takeshi Hamasaki (son). His home address is listed as 947 2nd Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 23 August 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
Reel
C-9308 (1342-1360)
Type Person
Custodian Number 584
Name Ichitaro Hamasaki
Dates
Not Before: 26 March 1942
Not After: 26 June 1946

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Title

584: Ichitaro Hamasaki

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Metadata Author: Nathaniel Hayes
Metadata Author: Wendy Fang
Metadata Author: Emiko Newman
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