Haru Moriyama

Haru Moriyama

She was born on 25 January 1892. Her family includes Toyo Yaota (mother), Juhei Yaota (father), Toyoki Moriyama (husband), Midori Moriyama (daughter), Toshiyuki Moriyama (son), Nawo Moriyama (son), Fumiko Moriyama (daughter), Momoyo Moriyama (daughter), Kiyoshi Moriyama (son), and Haruo Moriyama (son). She was born Haru Yoshizaki and was adopted into the Yaota family. Her home address is listed as 3938 Silverdale Road, Mission City, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Shaughnessy, AB.

Metadata

ForenameHaru
SurnameMoriyama
Regularized NameHaru Moriyama
Custodian Identification Number2691
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceShaughnessy, AB

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