5286: Toshiko Tamura

5286: Toshiko Tamura

Toshiko Tamura

She was born on 11 May 1907. Her maiden name is Toshiko Iwasa. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yoshi Iwasa (mother; nee Yoshi Nakamura), Matsutaro Iwasa (father), and Morikiyo Tamura (husband), Louise Reiko Tamura (daughter), and Alan Hiromu Tamura (son). Her home address is listed as 5th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Raymond, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 11 May 1907
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Raymond, AB
Reel
C-9355 (250-288)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5286
Name Toshiko Tamura

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5286: Toshiko Tamura

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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