Mary Moriyama

Mary Moriyama

She was born on 4 June 1926. She was a student. Her family includes Waye Moriyama [possibly Wayo Moriyama] (mother; nee Waye Nakashima or Wayo Nakashima) and Ujiro Moriyama (father). Her home address is listed as Ocean Falls, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park, Vancouver, BC and Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameMary
SurnameMoriyama
Regularized NameMary Moriyama
Custodian Identification Number14373
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVancouver, BC
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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Terminology

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