1689: Mikiko Yamamoto

1689: Mikiko Yamamoto

Mikiko Yamamoto

She was born on 3 August 1922. Her was a housemaid for Mrs. D. Fraser at 3602 Cadboro Bay Road, Victoria, BC. Her family includes Yaye Yamamoto (mother; nee Yaye Nakamura) and Shigeru Yamamoto (father). Her home address is listed as 961 North Park Street, Victoria, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 03 August 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Tashme, BC
C-9323 (681-684)
Type Person
Custodian Number 1689
Name Mikiko Yamamoto



1689: Mikiko Yamamoto


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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