4974: Yonetaro Yamamoto

4974: Yonetaro Yamamoto

Yonetaro Yamamoto

He was born on 14 June 1900. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Mitsu Yamamoto (mother), Inosuke Yamamoto (father), Yei Yamamoto (wife), Kenji Yamamoto (son), Mitsuo Yamamoto (son), Akemi Yamamoto (daughter), and Isao Yamamoto (son). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 323, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC and he was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.
Sex M
Date of Birth 14 June 1900
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 October 1946
C-9350 (990-1053)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4974
Name Yonetaro Yamamoto



4974: Yonetaro Yamamoto


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