Minoru Sakiyama

Minoru Sakiyama

He was born on 1 February 1922. He was a logger employed by Deep Bay Logging Company, Fanny Bay, BC. His family includes Tomae Sakiyama (mother; nee Tomae Kitera) and Mokichi Sakiyama (father). His home address is listed as 168 14th Avenue, Haney, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.


Regularized NameMinoru Sakiyama
Custodian Identification Number2587
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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