10787: Chiyoe Hamanaka

10787: Chiyoe Hamanaka

Chiyoe Hamanaka

She was also possibly Chiyoye Hamanaka. She was born on 29 November 1896. She was a housewife. Her family includes Jinsaku Hamanaka (husband), Chiyoye Hamanaka (mother; nee Chiyoye Hamaji). Her home address is listed as 206 Main Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 29 November 1896
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9403 (101-109)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10787
Name Chiyoe Hamanaka



10787: Chiyoe Hamanaka


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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