4336: Mitsue Mitsunaga

4336: Mitsue Mitsunaga

Mitsue Mitsunaga

She was born on 22 August 1906. She was a box maker employed by Riverside Lumber Company. Her family includes Haruye Mitsunaga (mother), Takehachi Mitsunaga [possibly Takehochi Mitsunaga] (father), Hideki Mitsunaga (husband), Sumiye Mitsunaga (daughter), Isamu Mitsunaga (son), and Hazuko Mitsunaga (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 333, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Carey, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 22 August 1906
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Carey, MB
Locations before uprooting
C-9344 (56-58)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4336
Name Mitsue Mitsunaga



4336: Mitsue Mitsunaga


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