5800: Tsuruye Kamimura

5800: Tsuruye Kamimura

Tsuruye Kamimura

She was born on 30 March 1905. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kintaro Kamimura (husband), Akiko Kamimura (daughter), Shigenobu Kamimura (son), Wakao Kamimura (son), Mitsuo Kamimura (son), and Kazuhiko Kamimura (daughter). Her home address is listed as Clayburn, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 30 March 1905
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Iron Springs, AB
Reel
C-9361 (2438-2444)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5800
Name Tsuruye Kamimura

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5800: Tsuruye Kamimura

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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