Noriko Yamanaka

Noriko Yamanaka

She is also listed as Elizabeth Yamanaka. She was born on 10 November 1915. She was a nurse at Hastings Park. Her family includes Hirokichi Yamanaka (father) and Isao Yamanaka (mother; nee Isao Nomura). Her home address is listed as 1116 Burrard Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameNoriko Yamanaka
Custodian Identification Number10823
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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