Hanako Hamada

Hanako Hamada

She was born on 20 April 1912. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hiko Hamada (husband), Jun Hamada (son), Maki Hamada (son) and Gen Hamada (son). Her home address is listed as 1618 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 1935 Fir Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameHanako Hamada
Custodian Identification Number9635
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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