Hideichi Hamada

Hideichi Hamada

He was born on 18 January 1899. He was a logger employed by Pacific Shingle Company. His family includes Take Hamada [possibly Tahe Hamada] (mother; nee Take Moriyama or Tahe Moriyama) and Isekichi Hamada (father). His home address is listed as Allison Harbour, BC. 226 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Princeton, BC.


Regularized NameHideichi Hamada
Custodian Identification Number7120
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Princeton, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Allison Harbour


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