6181: Misako Furutani

6181: Misako Furutani

Misako Furutani

She was born on 25 September 1921. She is also listed in the files as Misako Mabel Furutani. Her family includes Hanayo Furutani (mother; nee Hanayo Kanai), and Chojiro Furutani (father). Her home address is listed as 1373 Horrel Road, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 September 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
Locations after uprooting
Tashme, BC
C-9364 (718-721)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6181
Name Misako Furutani



6181: Misako Furutani


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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