7253: Miyoko Anzai

7253: Miyoko Anzai

Miyoko Anzai

She was born on 15 June 1906. Her maiden name is Miyoko Yabe. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes San Yabe (mother; nee San Yoshida), Naohachi Yabe (father), Renji Anzai (husband), Mary Anzai [also listed as Kazuko Anzai] (daughter), George Anzai (son), Eiji Anzai (son), and Kenji Anzai (son). Her home address is listed as 2326 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hysop Ranch, Chase, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 15 June 1906
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Chase, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9372 (1932-1949)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7253
Name Miyoko Anzai



7253: Miyoko Anzai


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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