6347: Mitsuye Matsui

6347: Mitsuye Matsui

Mitsuye Matsui

She was born on 15 June 1920. She was a farmer’s help employed by her father. Her family includes Yukino Matsui (mother; nee Yukino Fujikawa), and Keijiro Matsui (father). Her home address is listed as Downs Road, Clayburn, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 15 June 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Lethbridge, AB
Reel
C-9364 (1913-1916)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6347
Name Mitsuye Matsui

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6347: Mitsuye Matsui

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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