7569: Lucy Tsumura

7569: Lucy Tsumura

Lucy Tsumura

She was born on 21 November 1921. She was a helper at home. Her family includes Tonoyo Tsumura (mother; nee Tonoyo Okino) and Chonosuke Tsumura (father). Her home address is listed as 274 Roebuck Road, Rural Route, No. 4, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kamloops District, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 21 November 1921
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Kamloops District, BC
Locations before uprooting
New Westminster
C-9375 (1042-1045)
Type Person
Custodian Number 7569
Name Lucy Tsumura



7569: Lucy Tsumura


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