Yae Hirata

Yae Hirata

She was born on 10 August 1904. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ei Hirashima (mother), Ihei Hirata (husband), Kozuo Hirata (son), Hatsuyo Hirata (daughter), and Haruo Hiarata (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 32, No. 2 Road, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.

Metadata

ForenameYae
SurnameHirata
Regularized NameYae Hirata
Custodian Identification Number3390
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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