6800: Setsuko Iwasaki

6800: Setsuko Iwasaki

Setsuko Iwasaki

She was born on 19 April 1925. Her family includes Fuku Iwasaki (mother; nee Fuku Shiokawa), and Torazo Iwasaki (father). Her home address is listed as Ganges, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 19 April 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Greenwood, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9369 (245-248)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6800
Name Setsuko Iwasaki



6800: Setsuko Iwasaki


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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