Kazuko Yamaga

Kazuko Yamaga

She was born on 12 February 1919. She was a student at a sewing school. Her family includes Fumi Yamaga (mother; nee Fumi Tatsuki), and Yasutaro Yamaga (father). Her home address is listed as 26-18th Avenue, Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC and 306 Jackson Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameKazuko
SurnameYamaga
Regularized NameKazuko Yamaga
Custodian Identification Number6108
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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Terminology

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