4993: Kinu Yamamoto

4993: Kinu Yamamoto

Kinu Yamamoto

She was born on 2 February 1908. Her maiden name is Kinu Tsutsumi. She was a farmer’s help. Her family includes Masu Tsutsumi (mother; nee Masu Yamamoto), Chijiro Tsutsumi (father), Sadao Yamamoto (husband), Haruo Yamamoto (son), and Saburo Yamamoto (son). Her home address is listed as Dennison Road, Rural Route No. 1, Mt. Lehman, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 February 1908
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Vernon, BC
Reel
C-9351 (224-247)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4993
Name Kinu Yamamoto

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4993: Kinu Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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