7752: Katsuji Hamanishi

7752: Katsuji Hamanishi

Katsuji Hamanishi

He was born on 16 June 1914. He was a bookkeeper employed by Ucluelet Fishermen’s Co-op Assocation. His family includes Maya Hamanishi [possibly Miya Hamanishi] (mother), Jinnosuke Hamanishi (father), Yoshiko Hamanishi (wife), Katsumi Hamanishi [also listed as Katsume Hamanishi] (son). His home address is listed as 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Ucluelet Fishing Company, Ucluelet, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Cascade, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 16 June 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Cascade, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9377 (455-460)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7752
Name Katsuji Hamanishi



7752: Katsuji Hamanishi


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