Michi Yamamura

Michi Yamamura

She was born on 10 August 1908. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Michi Murabayashi. Her family includes Tadao Yamamura [also listed as Beaver Yamamura] (husband), Mae Hideko Yamamura (daughter), Lilly Yamamura (daughter), Tsutae Yamamura (son), Kina Murabayashi (mother; nee Kina Ikabo), and Seikichi Murabayashi (father). Her home address is listed as or She lived 2528 Waterloo Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameMichi Yamamura
Custodian Identification Number8386
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Vernon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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