2774: Michiko Maruno

2774: Michiko Maruno

Michiko Maruno

She was born on 20 December 1919. Her maiden name is Michiko Yamagami. She was a housewife. Her family includes Miyone Yamagami [possible Miyono Yamagami] (mother; nee Miyone Ariyama or Miyono Ariyama), Nijiro Yamagami (father), Satoshi Maruno (husband), Koiti Maruno (son), and Yukito Maruno (son). Her home address is listed as 25 Victoria Crescent, Nanaimo, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, Slocan, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 October 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 December 1919
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 October 1946
Locations before uprooting
C-9330 (2043-2047)
Type Person
Custodian Number 2774
Name Michiko Maruno



2774: Michiko Maruno


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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