11581: Matsjiro Yamada

11581: Matsjiro Yamada

Matsjiro Yamada

He is likely named Matsujiro Yamada. He was born on 5 January 1898. He was a logger employed by Mayo Lumber Company. His family includes Masae Yamada (wife; nee Masaye Asada), Yoneko Yamada (daughter), Yuriko Yamada (daughter), Kunio Yamada (son), Yoshimi Yamada (son), and Kunimatsu Yamada (son). He lived in Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex M
Date of Birth 05 January 1898
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Lemon Creek, BC
Reel
C-9409 (1510-1515)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11581
Name Matsjiro Yamada

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Title

11581: Matsjiro Yamada

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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