Hideko Sarayama

Hideko Sarayama

She was born on 26 March 1923. She was a student at King George High School, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Misao Sarayama (mother; nee Misao Kikuchi) and Wataru Sarayama [possibly Uataru Sarayama] (father). Her home address is listed as 302 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB.


Regularized NameHideko Sarayama
Custodian Identification Number7433
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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