4493: Masaye Hamaguchi

4493: Masaye Hamaguchi

Masaye Hamaguchi

She was born on 6 December 1911. She is also listed as Masae Hamaguchi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yone Yamamoto (mother; nee Yone Shinde), Jukichi Yamamoto (father), Choichiro Hamaguchi (husband), Toshihiko Hamaguchi (son), and Shigeyuki Hamaguchi (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 188, Starr Cannery [possibly Sterr Cannery], Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 06 December 1911
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Magrath, AB
Locations before uprooting
C-9344 (1614-1631)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4493
Name Masaye Hamaguchi



4493: Masaye Hamaguchi


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