Kayo Hatanaka

Kayo Hatanaka

She was born on 6 April 1900 or 4 June 1900. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shigeo Hatanaka (husband), Masao Hatanaka (son), Noboru Hatanaka (son), Hanako Hatanaka (daughter), and Takashi Hatanaka (son). Her home address is listed as 637 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 717 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameKayo Hatanaka
Custodian Identification Number7424
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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