Sode Hirayama

Sode Hirayama

She was born on 30 May 1891. Her maiden name is Sode Hirata. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kihachi Hirayama (husband), Fumi Hirayama (daughter), Sachie Rosy Hirayama (daughter), and Molly Hirayama (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1215 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC and 2132 Alberda Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameSode Hirayama
Custodian Identification Number6328
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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