Sumiyo Hamade

Sumiyo Hamade

She was born on 08 February, 1922. Her name is also listed as Sumiye Hamade. She worked for her father as a storeclerk at 1102 Commericial Drive, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Toyo Hamade (mother; nee Toyo Nakagawa) and Yoshigoro Hamade (father). Her home address is listed as 1102 Commerical Drive, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameSumiyo Hamade
Custodian Identification Number10565
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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