Seitaro Hama

Seitaro Hama

He was born on 3 November 1911. He was a self-employed fisherman. His family includes Mistu Hama (mother; nee Mitsu Tanaka), and Yonesuke Hama (father) His home address is listed as P.O. Box 175 Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Rogers, BC.


Regularized NameSeitaro Hama
Custodian Identification Number3828
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceRogers, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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