9931: Sueki Yamamura

9931: Sueki Yamamura

Sueki Yamamura

He was born on 26 January 1907. He was an insurance agent employed by Mutual Life of Canada, Vancouver BC. His family includes Mantaro Yamamura (father), Hide Yamamura (mother; nee Hide Miyama) and Mariko Yamamura (wife; nee Mariko Okawara). His home address is listed as 776 Cordova Street, Vancouver BC and. He was forcibly uprooted to 150 East Avenue North, Hamilton Ontario.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 January 1907
Nationality Canadian born
C-9395 (1098-1119)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9931
Name Sueki Yamamura



9931: Sueki Yamamura


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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