10851: Risu Morimoto

10851: Risu Morimoto

Risu

She was born on 14 January 1886. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ikunosuke Morimoto (husband), Kunio Morimoto (son), Shigeru Morimoto (son), Takeo Morimoto (son), Yuko Morimoto (daughter). She lived on Sea Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 14 January 1886
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9403 (2045-2079)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10851
Name Risu Morimoto

Metadata

Title

10851: Risu Morimoto

Credits

Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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