10175: Hatsuko Kunitomo

10175: Hatsuko Kunitomo

Hatsuko Kunitomo

She was born on 14 August 1919. She was a house worker employed by Mrs. Clayton 5788 Angus Drive, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Izumi Kunitomo (father) and Suye Kunitomo (mother; nee Suye Uka). Her home address is listed as 2145 West 13th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Albert College, Belleville Ontario.
Sex F
Date of Birth 14 August 1919
Nationality Canadian born
Locations before uprooting
C-9397 (1382-1386)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10175
Name Hatsuko Kunitomo



10175: Hatsuko Kunitomo


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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