9051: Teruko Kitamura

9051: Teruko Kitamura

Teruko Kitamura

She was born on 18 January 1920. She was a maid employed by Mrs. D. Grant, 5729 Willingdon Place, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Masue Kitamura (mother), and Bunki Kitamura (father). Her home address is listed as 3467 Monmouth Avenue, Vancouver, BC and 4444 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 18 January 1920
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Toronto, ON
Reel
C-9388 (1123-1127)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9051
Name Teruko Kitamura

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Title

9051: Teruko Kitamura

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Metadata Author: Jayson Jap
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