9875: Misu Watanabe

9875: Misu Watanabe

Misu Watanabe

Her maiden name was Misu Fujino. She was born on 28 September 1906. She was a shopkeeper. Her family includes Suma Fujino (mother; Suma Tomita), Kumekichi Fujino (father), Bunzo Watanabe (husband), Aiko Watanabe (daughter), Sumiko Watanabe (daughter), Keiko Watanabe (daughter), Yoshimaru Watanabe (son), Fusauko Watanabe (daughter), Hiroko Watanabe (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2594 Eton Street Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 28 September 1906
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Greenwood, BC
Reel
C-9395 (598-738)
Type Person
Custodian Number 9875
Name Misu Watanabe

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9875: Misu Watanabe

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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