Masao Miyasaka

Masao Miyasaka

He was born on 28 November 1923. He was a carpenter. His family includes Mayu Miyasaka (mother), and Henry Makiji Miyasaka (father). His home address is listed as 450 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Winona, ON.


Regularized NameMasao Miyasaka
Custodian Identification Number3613
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Winona, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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