8487: Midori Maruya

8487: Midori Maruya

Midori Maruya

She was born on 8 July 1906. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Midori Katayama. Her family includes Toru Maruya (husband), Satoski Maruya (son), Chizuko Maruya (daughter), Michiko Maruya (daughter), Keiji Maruya (son), Kuni Katayama (mother), and Yasugo Katayama (father). Her home address is listed as Duncan, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 08 July 1906
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations after uprooting
Lemon Creek, BC
Locations before uprooting
C-9382 (938-941)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8487
Name Midori Maruya



8487: Midori Maruya


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