6641: Yasue Tanizawa

6641: Yasue Tanizawa

Yasue Tanizawa

She was born on 29 November 1914. Her maiden name is Yasue Kitamura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsuya Kitamura (mother; nee Tsuya Nishimura), Chojiro Kitamura (father), Ryozo Tanizawa (husband), Setsuko Tanizawa (daughter), and Takahide Tanizawa (son). Her home address is listed as 229/205 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 29 November 1914
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
C-9367 (315-324)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6641
Name Yasue Tanizawa



6641: Yasue Tanizawa


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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