Masano Honmura

Masano Honmura

She was born on 28 October 1896. Her maiden name is Masano Miura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shiyo Miura (mother), Kumaichi Honmura (husband), Umeno Honmura (daughter), and Yoshiko Honmura (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1658 West 28th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.


Regularized NameMasano Honmura
Custodian Identification Number6529
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Iron Springs, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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