Kazue Yamanaka

Kazue Yamanaka

He was born on 20 December 1900. He was a mill worker employed by B.C. Pulp & Paper Company, Port Alice, BC. His family includes Tsuchi Yamanaka (mother; nee Tsuchi Ogata), Shigetmatsu Yamanaka (father) Michiko Yamanaka (first wife; nee Michiko Doki) Chiyoko Yamanaka (second wife; nee Chiyoko Maekawa), Takeshi Yamanaka (son), Chizuko Yamanaka (daughter), and Shizue Yamanaka (daughter). His home address is listed as Port Alice, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Hope, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKazue
SurnameYamanaka
Regularized NameKazue Yamanaka
Custodian Identification Number8018
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceHope, BC

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