6857: Misao Izumi

6857: Misao Izumi

Misao Izumi

She was born on 5 January 1923. Her family includes Towa Izumi (mother; nee Towa Mawatari), and Goshichi Izumi (father). Her home address is listed as Chemainus, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 05 January 1923
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Slocan, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9369 (928-930)
Type Person
Custodian Number 6857
Name Misao Izumi



6857: Misao Izumi


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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