Yaeko Hamaguchi

Yaeko Hamaguchi

She was born on 9 October 1916. Her maiden name is Yaeko Hosaki. She was a housewife. Her family includes Seki Hosaki (mother; nee Mukumoto), Tsuma Hosaki (stepmother; nee Tsuma Kato), Ichitaro Hosaki (father), Tomohiko Hamaguchi (husband), and Reiko Hamaguchi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 8th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Oakville, MB and she was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameYaeko Hamaguchi
Custodian Identification Number6419
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Oakville, MB
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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