5395: Koma Taniguchi

5395: Koma Taniguchi

Koma Taniguchi

She was born on 10 April 1894. Her maiden name is Koma Takahashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tori Takahashi (mother; nee Tori Yamachi or Tori Yamati), Minetaro Takahashi (father), Rokusaburo Taniguchi (husband), Kenzi Taniguchi [also appears as Kenji Taniguchi] (son), and Haruo Taniguchi (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, 17th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to St. Paul, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 10 April 1894
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
St Paul, MB
Locations before uprooting
C-9356 (946-951)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5395
Name Koma Taniguchi



5395: Koma Taniguchi


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