10212: Matsuko Yamada

10212: Matsuko Yamada

Matsuko Yamada

She was born on 14 December 1923. She was a houseworker employed by Jack Boothe. Her family includes Shohei Yamada (father) and Kiju Yamada (mother; nee Kiju Kuwasaki). She lived in Port Moody, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 14 December 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Bay Farm, BC
Reel
C-9397 (2439-2442)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10212
Name Matsuko Yamada

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Title

10212: Matsuko Yamada

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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