Haruko Hamano

Haruko Hamano

She was born on 25 January 1923. Her maiden name is Haruko Usui. She was a housewife and a cannery worker. Her family includes Hirae Usui (mother; nee Hirae Oseki), Kohei Usui (father), and Minoru Hamano (husband). Her home address is listed as Claxton Cannery, Skeena River, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHaruko
SurnameHamano
Regularized NameHaruko Hamano
Custodian Identification Number213
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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