Kazuo Hamamura

Kazuo Hamamura

He was born on 1 September 1919. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Chu Hamamura (mother; nee Chu Saito), and Motaro Hamamura (father). His home address is listed as Acme Cannery, Eburne, BC and 2590 Eaton Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Turin, AB.


Regularized NameKazuo Hamamura
Custodian Identification Number6422
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTurin, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)

Shared Surnames

NameSee also
Kazuo Hamamura
Natsuyoshi Hamamura
Senmatsu Hamamura


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