Hanako Hori

Hanako Hori

She was born on 12 August 1914. Her name is also listed as Dorothy Hanako Hori. She was a dressmaker who did business under the name Hollyburn Dressmaker. Her family includes Harue Hori (mother; nee Harue Sumikawa) and Zenya Hori (father). Her home address is listed as 1890 Marine Drive, West Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Regina, SK.


Regularized NameHanako Hori
Custodian Identification Number7301
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Regina, SK
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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