5769: Fusaye Yamamoto

5769: Fusaye Yamamoto

Fusaye Yamamoto

She was born on 13 August 1917. Her maiden name is Fusaye Matsumiya. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ichi Matsumiya (mother; nee Ichi Uyeda), Sadachi Matsumiya (father), Keiji Yamamoto (husband), Sakatomi Yamamoto (second husband), Irene Takako Yamamoto (daughter), and Dick Kazuo Yamamoto (son). Her home address is listed as 1st Avenue, Port Hammond, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 13 August 1917
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Coaldale, AB
Reel
C-9361 (2157-2162)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5769
Name Fusaye Yamamoto

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5769: Fusaye Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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