10130: Kin Yamamoto

10130: Kin Yamamoto

Kin Yamamoto

She was born on 25 March 1896. She was a cook at Yamamoto Camp. Her family includes Yukijiro Yamamoto (husband), Hikosaemon Yamamoto (father). She lived at Stave Lake Cedar Company Suicide Creek, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 March 1896
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Reel
C-9397 (458-460)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10130
Name Kin Yamamoto

Metadata

Title

10130: Kin Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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