Tokuno Hamade

Tokuno Hamade

She was born on 9 January 1909. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tomekichi Hamade (husband), Tsutomu Hamade (son), Sachiko Hamade (daughter), Tsuyoshi Hamade (son), and Noburo Hamade (son). Her home address is listed as Atlas Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC and she was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameTokuno Hamade
Custodian Identification Number5871
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceGreenwood, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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