10069: Michiyo Tamura

10069: Michiyo Tamura

Michiyo Tamura

She was born on 12 June 1908. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kikuichi Tamura (husband), Torakichi Fujinaga (father), and Tayo Fujinaga (mother; nee Tayo Masunaka). Her home address is listed as 221 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to North Kamloops, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 12 June 1908
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
North Kamloops, BC
C-9396 (876-879)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10069
Name Michiyo Tamura



10069: Michiyo Tamura


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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