10840: Emiko Kitagawa

10840: Emiko Kitagawa

Emiko Kitagawa

She was born on 27 July 1925. She was a dressmaker employed by Mrs. Isezaki. Her family includes Tsuneya Kitagawa (father) and Yaeko Kitagawa (mother; nee Yaeko Takemura). Her home address is listed as 1063 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 27 July 1925
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Sandon, BC
Reel
C-9403 (1398-1405)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10840
Name Emiko Kitagawa

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10840: Emiko Kitagawa

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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