Tome Yano

Tome Yano

She was born on 15 April 1904. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Ryozo Yano (husband), Yoneko Yano (daughter), Mitsuko Yano (daughter), and KazukoYano (daughter). Her home address is listed as Burns and Jackson Logging Company, Wilson Creek, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameTome Yano
Custodian Identification Number1799
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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