12291: Fumiko Tanaka

12291: Fumiko Tanaka

Fumiko Tanaka

She was born on 23 May 1926. She was a student at Grandview High School of Commerce, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Suyeko Tanaka (mother; nee Suyeko Kamikawa) and Hisao Tanaka (father). Her home address is listed as 829 1/2 Prior Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 23 May 1926
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Westwold, BC
Reel
C-9414 (1638-1640)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12291
Name Fumiko Tanaka

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12291: Fumiko Tanaka

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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