4227: Ichiro Hirayama

4227: Ichiro Hirayama

Ichiro Hirayama

He was born on 30 September 1913. He was a fisherman employed by A.B.C. Packers, Steveston, BC. His family includes Shime Hirayama (mother; nee Shime Ito), Tokuji Hirayama (father), Tokiko Hirayama (wife; nee Tokiko Fukumura), Yumi Hirayama [possibly Yuri Hirayama] (daughter), and Satomi Hirayama (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 203, House No. 27, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Letellier, MB and Winnipeg, MB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 30 September 1913
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Letellier, MB
Winnipeg, MB
Reel
C-9343 (798-891)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4227
Name Ichiro Hirayama

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4227: Ichiro Hirayama

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