Hana Nakamoto

Hana Nakamoto

She was born on 17 November 1904. Her maiden name is Hana Uchida. She was a self-employed rooming house keeper at Harry Rooms, 223 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Kumakichi Uchida (father), Iwataro Nakamoto (husband), Eiko Nakamoto (daughter), Shizuye Nakamoto (daughter), Mineko Nakamoto (daughter), and Kiyoko Nakamoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. 223 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameHana Nakamoto
Custodian Identification Number12781
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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