3774: Mary Midori Yamamoto

3774: Mary Midori Yamamoto

Mary Midori Yamamoto

She was born on 12 January 1919. She is also listed as Mariko Yamamoto. Her maiden name is Mary Sumida. She was a housewife. Her family includes Haru Sumida (mother; nee Haru Akagi), Tanijiro Sumida (father), and Katsuyoshi Yamamoto (husband). Her home address is listed as Hillside, Howe Sound, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 12 January 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
New Denver, BC
Locations before uprooting
Howe Sound
C-9338 (1744-1747)
Type Person
Custodian Number 3774
Name Mary Midori Yamamoto



3774: Mary Midori Yamamoto


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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