Hiroji Yamanaka

Hiroji Yamanaka

He was born on 27 June 1921. His name is also listed as Hiroji Richard Yamanaka. He was a student. His family includes Isao Yamanaka (mother) and Hirokichi Yamanaka (father). His home address is listed as Prince Rupert, BC. 814 West 3rd Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC is listed as a former address. He was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameHiroji Yamanaka
Custodian Identification Number13367
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Prince Rupert


Custodian Case Files (1)


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