George Yamamura

George Yamamura

He was born on 9 December 1924. He is also listed in the files as George Yoshiharu Yamamura. His family includes Tomiko Yamamura (mother; nee Tomiko Nakamura), and Yoshio Yamamura (father). His home address is listed as 1529 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameGeorge
SurnameYamamura
Regularized NameGeorge Yamamura
Custodian Identification Number9139
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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