Hironobu Moriyama

Hironobu Moriyama

He was born on 16 August 1919. He was a mill worker employed by Pacific Mills, Ocean Falls, BC. His family includes Wai Moriyama (mother; nee Wai Nakashima), and Ujiro Moriyama (father). His home address is listed as 510 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC and P.O. Box 459, Ocean Falls, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.

Metadata

ForenameHironobu
SurnameMoriyama
Regularized NameHironobu Moriyama
Custodian Identification Number6524
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceToronto, ON

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