Bunroku Miyazato

Bunroku Miyazato

He was born on 23 April 1888. He was a shingle bolt cutter employed by McNeil Shingle Company in Steelwater, BC. He has no listed family. His home address is listed as 1417 East Hastings Street Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, Alberta.


Regularized NameBunroku Miyazato
Custodian Identification Number9886
NationalityJapanese national


Custodian Case Files (1)


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