Hayato Kono

Hayato Kono

He was born on 01 February 1889. He was a self-employed confectionary storekeeper. His family includes Misayo Kono (wife), Matsuye Kono (daughter; also listed in the file as Matsue Kono), Yoshie (daughter), Fumie (daughter), Masako (daughter) and Nobuko (daughter). His home address is listed as 804 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to East Lillooet, BC.


Regularized NameHayato Kono
Custodian Identification Number9390
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceEast Lillooet, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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