2946: Nobuo Yamada

2946: Nobuo Yamada

Nobuo Yamada

He was born on 4 November 1915. He was a mill hand and shingle weaver employed by Stave Lake Cedar Limited, Dewdney, BC. His family includes Shigeno Watanabe (mother), Keizo Yamada (father), and Kiyo Yamada (wife). His home address is listed as Harris Road and Lougheed Highway, Pitt Meadows, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Oak Bluff, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 04 November 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Oak Bluff, MB
Reel
C-9332 (1593-1599)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2946
Name Nobuo Yamada

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2946: Nobuo Yamada

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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