Tsutae Yamamura

Tsutae Yamamura

Also listed as Beaver Yamamura. He was born on 13 July 1925. He was a student studies at Kitsilano High School, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Michi Yamamura (mother; nee Michi Murabayashi), and Tadao Yamamura (father). His home address is listed as 2528 Waterloo Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameTsutae Yamamura
Custodian Identification Number8385
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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