6111: Moto Yokoyama

6111: Moto Yokoyama

Moto Yokoyama

She was born on 18 November 1897. Her maiden name is Moto Tatemura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tome Tatemura (mother; nee Tome Suyenaga), Tsurukichi Tatemura (father), Tsunekichi Yokoyama (husband), Akira Yokoyama (son), Tomio Yokoyama (son), and Kazuo Yokoyama (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 18 November 1897
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9364 (197-202)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6111
Name Moto Yokoyama



6111: Moto Yokoyama


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