Hayaru Oyama

Hayaru Oyama

He was born on 08 December 1922. He was a millhand employed by Mayo Logging Company, Paldi, BC. His family includes Tsui Oyama (mother; nee Tsui Yagi) and Hatsuji Oyama (father). His home address is listed as Paldi, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON. He was exiled to Japan on 17 June 1946.


Regularized NameHayaru Oyama
Custodian Identification Number660_xi
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceAngler, ON
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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