11516: Nagamasa Yamada

11516: Nagamasa Yamada

Nagamasa Yamada

He was born on 26 November 1918. He was a mechanic employed by Asahi Garage. His family includes Masanori Yamada (father) and Asao Yamada (mother; nee Asao Fujiwara). His home address is listed as 2537 Nanaimo Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to St. Thomas, ON.
Sex M
Date of Birth 26 November 1918
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
St Thomas, ON
Reel
C-9409 (44-54)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11516
Name Nagamasa Yamada

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11516: Nagamasa Yamada

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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