Hiroma Yano

Hiroma Yano

He was born on 6 September 1887. He was a self-employed fisherman partnered with T. Higo. His family includes Kauemon Yano (father), Ei Yano (mother; nee Ei Kobara), Ine Yano (wife), Yaeko Yano (daughter) and Hideo Yano (son). He lived in Indian River, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameHiroma Yano
Custodian Identification Number11582
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceSlocan, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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