10603: Tsuruye Koyanagi

10603: Tsuruye Koyanagi

Tsuruye Koyanagi

She was born on 31 March 1925. She was a student. Her family includes Koto Koyanagi (mother; nee Koto Tagawa) and Totaro Koyanagi (father). Her home address is listed as Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and Lemon Creek, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 31 March 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Slocan Extension, BC
Lemon Creek, BC
C-9401 (667-669)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10603
Name Tsuruye Koyanagi



10603: Tsuruye Koyanagi


Metadata Author: Isabelle D. Tupas
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