Itono Hamamoto

Itono Hamamoto

She was born on 20 September 1896. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Umajiro Hamamoto (husband), and Yasuo Hamamoto (son). Her home address is listed as Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grand Forks, BC.


Regularized NameItono Hamamoto
Custodian Identification Number433
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Grand Forks, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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