9086: Iwao Yamamoto

9086: Iwao Yamamoto

Iwao Yamamoto

He was born on 4 January 1914. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Yasue Yamamoto (mother; nee Yasue Nakata), and Hisakichi Yamamoto (father). His home address is listed as Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON and Coleman, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 04 January 1914
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Coleman, ON
Reel
C-9389 (159-263)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9086
Name Iwao Yamamoto

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9086: Iwao Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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