Hiroo Maruno

Hiroo Maruno

He was born on 20 January 1907. He was a shipper. His family includes Akie Maruno (mother), Matashige Maruno (father), Eiko Maruno (wife; nee Eiko Kitagawa), Hideo Maruno (son), Michiko Maruno (daughter), and Naomi Maruno (daughter). 45 West 5h Avenue, Vancouver, BC and 133 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameHiroo Maruno
Custodian Identification Number15268
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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