3618: Yonezo Yamamoto

3618: Yonezo Yamamoto

Yonezo Yamamoto

He was born on 24 October 1890. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Shizu Yamamoto (wife; nee Shizu Mukaimoto), Teruo Yamamoto (son), Akira Yamamoto (son), Isamu Yamamoto (son), Kazue Yamamoto (daughter), and Riyoko Yamamoto (daughter). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 37, River Road, Eburne, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Rosebery, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 24 October 1890
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Rosebery, BC
C-9337 (2412-2473)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3618
Name Yonezo Yamamoto



3618: Yonezo Yamamoto


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