Kaoru Hamano

Kaoru Hamano

He was born on 29 March 1915. He was a fisherman employed by BC Packers, Claxton, BC. His family includes Hana Hamano (mother; nee Hana Hamamoto) and Shoyemon Hamano (father). His home address is listed as Claxton Cannery, Claxton, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Eatonville, ON; Port Credit, ON; 21 D'Arcy Street, Toronto, ON; Blenheim, ON; and Dover Camp, ON.

Metadata

ForenameKaoru
SurnameHamano
Regularized NameKaoru Hamano
Custodian Identification Number638
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceEatonville, ON
ResidencePort Credit, ON
ResidenceToronto, ON
ResidenceBlenheim, ON
ResidenceDover Camp, ON

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