2571: Thelma Koga

2571: Thelma Koga

Thelma Koga

She was born on 2 August 1925. She is also named in the file as Sayoko Koga. She was a student. Her family includes Mon Koga (mother; nee Mon Okawa) and Shiro Koga (father). Her home address is listed as 194 10th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sanford, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 August 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Sanford, MB
Reel
C-9330 (379-382)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2571
Name Thelma Koga

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2571: Thelma Koga

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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