Machi Miyahara

Machi Miyahara

She was born on 1 April 1885. She was a housewife. Her family includes Suyematsu Miyahara (husband). Her home address is listed as Rural Route #1, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMachi Miyahara
Custodian Identification Number8398
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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