10309: Tomoko Ito

10309: Tomoko Ito

Tomoko Ito

She was born on 14 November 1922. She was a dressmaker employed by her sister. Her family includes Heizo Ito (father) and Hide Ito (mother; nee Hide Nozaka). Her home address is listed as 329 River Road, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 14 November 1922
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
C-9399 (186-189)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10309
Name Tomoko Ito



10309: Tomoko Ito


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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