5888: Tokie Miki

5888: Tokie Miki

Tokie Miki

She was born on 25 September 1911. Her maiden name is Tokie Niimi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kinu Niimi (mother; nee Kinu Osaka), Tsunejiro Niimi (father), Toshichi Miki (husband), Masato Miki (son), Mary Sadako Miki (daughter), Noburo Miki (son), and Yoshio Miki (son). Her home address is listed as Good Hope Cannery, Rivers Inlet, BC and No. 14 Phoenix Cannery House, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 September 1911
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9362 (784-787)
Type Person
Custodian Number 5888
Name Tokie Miki

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5888: Tokie Miki

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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