6418: Sumiye Hosaki

6418: Sumiye Hosaki

Sumiye Hosaki

She was born on 1 February 1922. She was a cannery worker employed by Berryland Cannery, Haney, BC. Her family includes Seki Hosaki (mother; nee Mukumoto), Tsuma Hosaki (stepmother; nee Tsuma Kato), and Ichitaro Hosaki (father). Her home address is listed as 8th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Oakville, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 01 February 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Oakville, MB
Reel
C-9365 (54-57)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6418
Name Sumiye Hosaki

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6418: Sumiye Hosaki

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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