Yuwa Sano

Yuwa Sano

She was born on 17 November 1898. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hama Hiratsuka (mother; nee Hama Hayashi), Iwajiro Hiratsuka [possibly Iwajiso Hiratsuka] (father), Senji Sano (husband), Yoshiko Sano (daughter), and Aiko Sano (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route, No. 1, Hammond, BC. Rural Route, No. 1, Port Hammond, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYuwa
SurnameSano
Regularized NameYuwa Sano
Custodian Identification Number7396
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

Collections

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Terminology

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