Tazuko Hamada

Tazuko Hamada

She was born on 27 January 1918. She was a cannery worker employed by Berryland Fruit Farm, Haney, BC. Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. Her family includes Tane Okano (mother), Mosaburo Okano (father), and Hisao Hamada (husband). Her home address is listed as Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC and Dufrost, MB.


Regularized NameTazuko Hamada
Custodian Identification Number2631
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRosebery, BC
ResidenceDufrost, MB


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