Hisae Kamada

Hisae Kamada

She was born on 3 January 1915. Her maiden name is Hisae Note. She was a housewife. Her family includes Suteno Note (mother; nee Suteno Nakasuji), Genjiro Note (father), Tomizo Kamada (husband), Tomikazu Kamada (son), Mitsue Kamada (daughter), Toshiyuki Kamada (son), and Kazue Kamada (daughter). Her home address is listed as Bailey Road, Rural Route, No. 1, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan City, BC.


Regularized NameHisae Kamada
Custodian Identification Number4911
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan City, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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