6582: Yukio Maruya

6582: Yukio Maruya

Yukio Maruya

He was born on 3 December 1919. He was a millhand employed by Straits Lumber Company. Red Gap, BC. His family includes Komayo Maruya (mother; nee Komayo Imaoka), and Inematsu Maruya (father). His home address is listed as Red Gap, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rogers, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 03 December 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Rogers, BC
C-9366 (580-587)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6582
Name Yukio Maruya



6582: Yukio Maruya


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