Masanari Yokoyama

Masanari Yokoyama

He was born on 28 November 1891. He is also listed as Masanari Yokayama. He was a self-employed farmer. His family includes Tamae Yokoyama (wife), Miyoko Yokoyama (daughter), Ichiro Yokoyama (son), Susumu Yokoyama (son), Kenjiro Yokoyama (son), and Teruko Yokoyama (daughter). His home address is listed as 1023 Coghlan Road, Rural Route, No. 1, Coghlan, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC, New Denver, BC, and Rosebery, BC.


Regularized NameMasanari Yokoyama
Custodian Identification Number3969
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Coghlan


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