Shigeo Hamazaki

Shigeo Hamazaki

He was born on 23 November 1918. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp Company, Woodfibre, BC. His family includes Sen Hamazaki (mother; nee Sen Matsukubo), and Ichitaro Hamazaki (father). His home address is listed as Woodfibre, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Donald, BC.


Regularized NameShigeo Hamazaki
Custodian Identification Number8176
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceDonald, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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