5872: Kimiyo Nakatsu

5872: Kimiyo Nakatsu

Kimiyo Nakatsu

She was born on 8 September 1916. Her maiden name is Kimiyo Nakano. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toku Nakano (mother), Fukumatsu Nakano (father), Tomematsu Nakatsu (husband). Masami Nakatsu (son), Kenneth Nakatsu (son), Toru Nakatsu (son), and Mieko Nakatsu [also known as Miyeko Nakatsu] (daughter). Her home address is listed as Garry Street and 1st Avenue, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 08 September 1916
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Greenwood, BC
C-9362 (648-680)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5872
Name Kimiyo Nakatsu



5872: Kimiyo Nakatsu


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