5272: Masue Kariya

5272: Masue Kariya

Masue Kariya

She was born on 23 February 1898. She was a cannery worker employed by Canadian Fishing Company, Steveston, BC. Her family includes Shinosuke Kariya (husband), and Yasue Kariya (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 88, Atlas Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 23 February 1898
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9354 (1591-1607)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5272
Name Masue Kariya

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5272: Masue Kariya

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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