6477: Sumiko Doi

6477: Sumiko Doi

Sumiko Doi

She was born on 20 February 1906. Her maiden name is Sumiko Sasaki. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yukino Sasaki (mother), Torakichi Sasaki (father), Kenichi Doi (husband), Mae Doi (daughter), Edna Doi (daughter), George Doi (son), Larry Doi (son), James Doi (son), and Rosie Doi (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Royston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 20 February 1906
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9365 (1127-1137)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6477
Name Sumiko Doi



6477: Sumiko Doi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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