6976: Rikizo Yoneyama

6976: Rikizo Yoneyama

Rikizo Yoneyama

He was born on 8 May 1887. He was a farmer. His family includes Machi Yoneyama (mother; nee Machi Ishii; deceased at time of file), Shintaro Yoneyama (fahter; deceased at time of file), and Yone Yoneyama (wife; nee Yone Kataona or Yone Kataora) and children over the age of sixteen. His home address is listed as 27th Road, Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 08 May 1887
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Edmonton, AB
Reel
C-9370 (1708-1801)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6976
Name Rikizo Yoneyama
Dates
Not Before: 02 May 1942
Not After: 03 November 1949

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6976: Rikizo Yoneyama

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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