Masao Haruyama

Masao Haruyama

He was born on 30 November 1904. He was a lumber cutter employed by Dumaresq Logging Company Limited, Allison Harbour, BC. His family includes Shio Haruyama (mother), Niemon Haruyama (father), and Shio Haruyama (wife; in Japan). His home address is listed as 253 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sinclair Mills, BC.


Regularized NameMasao Haruyama
Custodian Identification Number258
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sinclair Mills, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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