5275: Haru Hanazawa

5275: Haru Hanazawa

Haru Hanazawa

She was born on 20 November 1896. Her maiden name is Haru Ueyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hisa Ueyama (mother; nee Hisa Nariwa), Matsunosuke Ueyama (father), Takezo Hanazawa (husband), and George Hanazawa [also listed as Genichi Hanazawa] (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 10, Chatham & 6th Avenue, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 November 1896
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Bridge River, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9354 (1666-1673)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5275
Name Haru Hanazawa



5275: Haru Hanazawa


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