Tamaye Yagi

Tamaye Yagi

She was born on 5 July 1919. Her maiden name is Tamaye Furutani. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hanayo Furutani (mother), Chojiro Yagi (father), Mitsuo Yagi (husband), Geikie Yagi (child), Marion Yagi (daughter), and Reiko Yagi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1373 Horrel Road, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme BC and Winnipeg, MB.


Regularized NameTamaye Yagi
Custodian Identification Number5228
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWinnipeg, MB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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