Sumi Hamazaki

Sumi Hamazaki

She was born on 16 May 1897. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shinnojyo Hamazaki (husband), Nobuo Hamazaki (son), Shisuko Hamazaki (daughter), Nobuyuki Hamazaki (son), Toshiko Hamazaki (daughter), Tomiko Hamazaki (daughter), and Fusako Hamazaki (daughter). Her home address is listed as Inverness Cannery, Skeena River, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSumi
SurnameHamazaki
Regularized NameSumi Hamazaki
Custodian Identification Number8230
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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