Kyonosuke Yamazaki

Kyonosuke Yamazaki

He was born in approximately 1903. He was a mill worker employed by Britannia Mining & Smelting Company. His family includes Shige Yamazaki (wife), Kyoko Yamazaki (daughter), Chizuko Yamazaki (daughter), and Akio Yamazaki (son). His home address is listed as 230 Alexander Street, Vancouver BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.


Regularized NameKyonosuke Yamazaki
Custodian Identification Number11675
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceRaymond, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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