Minoru Hamano

Minoru Hamano

He was born on 03 June 1917. He was a fisherman employed by Claxton Cannery, BC Packers, Skeena, BC. His family includes Hama Hamano (mother; nee Hama Mamamoto), Shoemon Hamano (father), Haruko Hamano (wife; nee Haruko Usui), and Misako Hamano (daughter). His home address is listed as Claxton Cannery, Skeena, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan CIty, BC and Iron Springs, AB.

Metadata

ForenameMinoru
SurnameHamano
Regularized NameMinoru Hamano
Custodian Identification Number640
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceIty, BC
ResidenceIron Springs, AB

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Terminology

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