Hideo Matsumiya

Hideo Matsumiya

He was born on 30 March 1920. He was a store clerk employed by Matsumiya Nose Limited, 221 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Ishi Matsumiya (mother; nee Ishi Uyeda), Sohachi Matsumiya (father), and Yoshitaro Matsumiya (brother). His home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. 236 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC and Premier, BC are listed as previous addresses. He died in Vancouver, BC on or about 1 May 1942.


Regularized NameHideo Matsumiya
Custodian Identification Number2073
NationalityCanadian born


Custodian Case Files (1)


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