10902: Miyeno Watanabe

10902: Miyeno Watanabe

Miyeno Watanabe

Her maiden name was Miyeno Yoshioka. She was born on 18 September 1906. She was a housewife Her family includes Katsutaro Toshioka (father), Sutejiro Watanabe (husband), Emiko Watanabe (daughter) and Nobuo Watanabe (son). Her home address is listed as 2336 Oak Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC and exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.
Sex F
Date of Birth 18 September 1906
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Bay Farm, BC
Date exiled to Japan 02 August 1946
C-9404 (458-464)
Type Person
Custodian Number 10902
Name Miyeno Watanabe



10902: Miyeno Watanabe


Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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