Hideho Miyamoto

Hideho Miyamoto

He was born on 13 May 1918. He was a paper mill worker employed by Pacific Paper Mill, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Sumiyo Miyamoto (wife; nee Sumiyo Hamade; married in 1945 in New Denver, BC), Mantaro Miyamoto (father), and Uma Miyamoto (mother). His home address is listed as 15 Broadway, Steveston, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameHideho Miyamoto
Custodian Identification Number10056
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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