10928: Wakichi Yamamoto

10928: Wakichi Yamamoto

Wakichi Yamamoto

He was born on 21 January 1873. He was retired. His family includes Tsude Yamamoto (wife), Haru Iwata (daughter; nee Haru Yamamoto), Naka Somiya (daughter; Naka Yamamoto), Sumi Yamasaki (daughter; nee Sumi Yamamoto), Tomokazu Yamamoto (son), and Katsujiro Yamamoto (son). His home address is listed as 242 Main Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 21 January 1873
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Lemon Creek, BC
Reel
C-9404 (775-781)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10928
Name Wakichi Yamamoto

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10928: Wakichi Yamamoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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