2142: Ryo Yamamoto

2142: Ryo Yamamoto

Ryo Yamamoto

He was born on 1 May 1911. He was a fisherman employed by Claxton Cannery, Claxton, Skeena River, BC. His family includes Haru Yamamoto (mother), Jiromatsu Yamamoto (father), Kiyoko Yamamoto (wife), and Teruyuki Yamamoto (son). His home address is listed as Claxton Cannery, Skeena River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 01 May 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Reel
C-9327 (1033-1062)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2142
Name Ryo Yamamoto

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Title

2142: Ryo Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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