11405: Okuno Kurisu

11405: Okuno Kurisu

Okuno Kurisu

She was born on 16 August 1900. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hiromatsu Morioka (father), Itono Morioka (mother), Kikusuburo Kurisu (husband), Shoichi Kurisu (son), Takeshi Kurisu (son), Teruo Kurisu (son), and Ruby Kurisu (daughter). She lived in Skeena River, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 16 August 1900
Nationality Naturalized Canadian
Locations uprooted
Bay Farm, BC
Reel
C-9407 (2698-2707)
Type Person
Custodian Number 11405
Name Okuno Kurisu

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Title

11405: Okuno Kurisu

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Metadata Author: Natsuki Abe
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