8238: Yoshiko Kuwabara

8238: Yoshiko Kuwabara

Yoshiko Kuwabara

Also listed as Lois Kuwabara. She was born on 2 March 1916. She was a nurse employed by General Hospital, Port Simpson, BC. Her maiden name was Yoshiko Nakasuji. Her family includes Hironori Kuwabara [also listed as Edward Kuwabara] (husband), Uma Nakasuji (mother; nee Uma Isobe), and Tsurumatsu Nakasuji (father). Her home address is listed as 472 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Fingal, Ontario.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 March 1916
Nationality Canadian born
C-9381 (509-518)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8238
Name Yoshiko Kuwabara



8238: Yoshiko Kuwabara


Metadata Author: Aiying Yuan
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