Katsuyo Amano

Katsuyo Amano

She was born on 5 October 1892. Her maiden name is Katysuyo Sakamoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Teiichi Amano (husband), Noburo Amano (son), Miyoko Amano (daughter), and Shigeru Amano (son). Her home address is listed as 2141 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.


Regularized NameKatsuyo Amano
Custodian Identification Number9219
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Revelstoke, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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