Hana Hamade

Hana Hamade

She was born on 14 November 1899. She was a confectionery storekeeper who operated Star Confectionery, 2700 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Yugaki Ito (mother), Matsunosuke Hamade (husband), Isao Hamade (son), Yoshio Hamade (son), Mitsuo Hamade (son), Kiyoko Hamade (daughter), Mariko Hamade (daughter), Asako Hamade (daughter), Yukio Hamade (son), Matsuko Hamade [also listed as Matsuo Hamade] (daughter) and Ronald Hamade (son). Her home address is listed as 2700 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameHana Hamade
Custodian Identification Number10463
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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