Isamu Yano

Isamu Yano

He was born on 1 May 1901. He was a logger employed by Royston Lumber Company, Cumberland, BC. His family includes Matsuyo Yano (mother), and Kenichi Yano (father). His home address is listed as P.O. Box 129 Cumberland, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Alberda, BC.


Regularized NameIsamu Yano
Custodian Identification Number8070
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceAlberda, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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