5510: Miyoko Terauchi

5510: Miyoko Terauchi

Miyoko Terauchi

She was born on 30 November 1919. Her maiden name is Miyoko Shimane. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kyo Shimane (mother; nee Kyo Furue), Toranosuke Shimane (father), Gordon Tetsuro Terauchi (husband), Michiyo Terauchi (daughter), Hisako Terauchi (daughter), and Takashi Terauchi (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 241, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC Whitemouth, MB and Letellier, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 30 November 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Greenwood, BC
Whitemouth, MB
Letellier, MB
C-9359 (725-751)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5510
Name Miyoko Terauchi



5510: Miyoko Terauchi


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