Hisao Sano

Hisao Sano

He was born on 31 December 1920. He was a deckhand employed by Francis Millerd Company. His family includes Hisae Sano (mother; nee Hisae Mukai) and Jujiro Sano (father). His home address is listed as 519 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Angler, ON.


Regularized NameHisao Sano
Custodian Identification Number509_xi
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Angler, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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