7024: Masaye Minato

7024: Masaye Minato

Masaye Minato

She was born on 15 April 1893. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Kinosuke Minato (husband). Her home address is listed as Rural Route #1, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Grindrod, BC and was exiled to Japan in June 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 15 April 1893
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Grindrod, BC
Date exiled to Japan June 1946
C-9371 (1896-1902)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7024
Name Masaye Minato



7024: Masaye Minato


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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