Nawo Moriyama

Nawo Moriyama

He was born on 21 June 1919. He was a logger employed by K. Kanimura, Steel Head, Cannell Lake, BC. His family includes Haruko Yaota (mother) and Toyoki Moriyama (father). His home address is listed as Steelhead, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Shaughnessy, AB.

Metadata

ForenameNawo
SurnameMoriyama
Regularized NameNawo Moriyama
Custodian Identification Number1910
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceShaughnessy, AB

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