9246: Iwakazu Yamamoto

9246: Iwakazu Yamamoto

Iwakazu Yamamoto

He was born on 18 September, 1914. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Tsunia Iwazo (mother; nee Tsunia Hama), Iwado Iwazo (father), Ayako Yamamoto (wife; nee Ikari), Suzuyo Yamamoto (daughter) and Shinobu Yamamoto (daughter). His home address is listed as PO Box 18, Imperial Cannery, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.
Sex M
Date of Birth 18 September 1914
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Magrath, AB
Reel
C-9390 (127-144)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9246
Name Iwakazu Yamamoto

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9246: Iwakazu Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Lindsey Jacobson
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