Yoshiyuki Okamura

Yoshiyuki Okamura

He was born on 22 January 1924. His family includes Mitsu Okamura (mother; nee Mitsu Kanazawa), and Magoichi Okamura (father). His home address is listed as Horrell Road, New Westminster, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.

Metadata

ForenameYoshiyuki
SurnameOkamura
Regularized NameYoshiyuki Okamura
Custodian Identification Number5596
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB

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