Chiyoko Yamamura

Chiyoko Yamamura

She was born on 6 February 1916. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yachiyo Takahashi (mother), Fukusaburo Takahashi (father), Suteo Yamamura (husband), Eddie Yamamura (son), and Micheal Yamamura (son). Her home address is listed as 609 Ewen Avenue, New Westminster, BC. South Dyke Road, New Westminster, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameChiyoko Yamamura
Custodian Identification Number7776
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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