9101: Shizuye Homma

9101: Shizuye Homma

Shizuye Homma

She was born on 28 January 1915. Her maiden name is Shizuye Uyeyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Fusako Uyeyama (mother; nee Fusako Koyama), Hantaro Uyeyama (father), Seiji Homma (husband), and Chiyo Homma [also listed as Anne Homma] (daughter). Her home address is listed as 671 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC and Nanaimo, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 28 January 1915
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Greenwood, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9389 (422-424)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9101
Name Shizuye Homma



9101: Shizuye Homma


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