12708: Natsu Saito

12708: Natsu Saito

Natsu Saito

She was born on 19 December 1892. Her maiden name is Natsu Mochizuki. She was a self-employed dry cleaner at Saito Tailors, 397 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Kinsaku Mochizuki (father), Kohei Saito (husband; deceased), Tatsue Hori (daughter; nee Tatsue Saito), Fumiko Saito (daughter), Kimiko Saito (daughter), and Naotoshi Saito (son). Her home address is listed as 279 East 5th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. 397 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC and Toronto, ON.
Sex F
Date of Birth 19 December 1892
Nationality Japanese national
Locations after uprooting
Lemon Creek, BC
Toronto, ON
Locations before uprooting
C-9416 (1776-1787)
Type Person
Custodian Number 12708
Name Natsu Saito



12708: Natsu Saito


Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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