11436: Asao Yamada

11436: Asao Yamada

Asao Yamada

She was born on 24 June 1891. She was an officer of Salvation Army. Her family includes Yosaku Fujiwara (father), Sano Fujiwara (mother; nee Sano Imamura), Masonori Yamada (husband), Nagamasa Yamada (son), Fujiyoshi Yamada (son), Samuel Yamada [also listed as Isay Yamada] (son), Francis Yamada [also listed as Muneyari Yamada] (son), Toshua Yamada [also listed as Tsunekatsu Yamada] (son). Her home address is listed as 2537 Nanaimo Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Iona, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 24 June 1891
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Iona, ON
Reel
C-9408 (236-258)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11436
Name Asao Yamada

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11436: Asao Yamada

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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