8098: Ayako Kunitomo

8098: Ayako Kunitomo

Ayako Kunitomo

She was born on 3 January 1922. She is also listed as Mary Kunitomo. Her family includes Sue Kunitomo [also listed as Suye Kunimoto] (mother; nee Sue Uka [also listed as Suye Uka]), and Izumi Kunitomo (father). Her home address is listed as 2145 West 13th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Rosebery, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 03 January 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations after uprooting
Rosebery, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9379 (1907-1929)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8098
Name Ayako Kunitomo



8098: Ayako Kunitomo


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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