Akiko Amemori

Akiko Amemori

She was born on 4 September 1919. Her married name is Akiko Moriyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Asa Amemori (mother; nee Asa Makino), Torao Amemori (father), and Hiroshi Moriyama (husband; married in 1943). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 217, Mission City, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameAkiko Amemori
Custodian Identification Number5671
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Raymond, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission City


Custodian Case Files (1)


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