Shigeo Hama

Shigeo Hama

He was born on 19 December 1914. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Mitsu Hama (mother), Yonosuke Hama (father). His home address is listed as Chatham Road, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShigeo
SurnameHama
Regularized NameShigeo Hama
Custodian Identification Number3650
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceChristina Lake, BC

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Terminology

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