Sueki Yamamura

Sueki Yamamura

He was born on 26 January 1907. He was an insurance agent employed by Mutual Life of Canada, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Mantaro Yamamura (father), Hide Yamamura (mother; nee Hide Miyama) and Mariko Yamamura (wife; nee Mariko Okawara). His home address is listed as 776 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to 150 East Avenue North, Hamilton, ON.


Regularized NameSueki Yamamura
Custodian Identification Number9931
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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