4773: Nami Tanaka

4773: Nami Tanaka

Nami Tanaka

She was born on 9 May 1925. She was a home help. Her family includes Tsuyo Tanaka (mother; nee Tsuyo Yoshida) and Soshichi Tanaka (father). Her home address is listed as 17th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 09 May 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
C-9347 (2065-2068)
Type Person
Custodian Number 4773
Name Nami Tanaka



4773: Nami Tanaka


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