11361: Matsuyo Sakamoto

11361: Matsuyo Sakamoto

Matsuyo Sakamoto

Her maiden name was Matsuyo Baba. She was born on 25 November 1912. She was a housewife. Her family includes Motosuke Baba (father), Tsueu Baba (mother; nee Tsueu Kimaea), Yasuo Sakamoto (husband), Kenneth Sakamoto (son), Norman Sakamoto (son), and Lawrence Sakamoto (son). Her home address is listed as 331 Main Street, Vancouver BC and Duncan, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Fort William, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 November 1912
Nationality Japanese national
Locations uprooted
Fort William, ON
Reel
C-9407 (1765-1779)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11361
Name Matsuyo Sakamoto

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Title

11361: Matsuyo Sakamoto

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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