8942: Chisate Tokunaga

8942: Chisate Tokunaga

Chisate Tokunaga

She was born on 18 November. Her maiden name is Chisate Ikeda. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hidano Ikeda (mother; nee Hidano Kaoru), Arichiku Ikeda (father), Jutaro Tokunaga (husband), Aya Tokunaga (daughter), and Mari Tokunaga (daughter). Her home address is listed as 620 Semlin Drive, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC, New Denver, BC and Brantford, ON.
Sex F
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Slocan, BC
New Denver, BC
Brantford, ON
C-9387 (1554-1566)
Type Person
Custodian Number 8942
Name Chisate Tokunaga



8942: Chisate Tokunaga


Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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