13085: Sadayo Tominaga

13085: Sadayo Tominaga

Sadayo Tominaga

She was born on 2 March 1919. She was a domestic servant employed by Mrs. W.D. Frith at 1499 Angus Drive, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Isayo Tominaga (mother; nee Isayo Hisaoka) and Sashiro Tominaga (father). Her home address is listed as 322 Jackson Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hastings Park Hospital, Vancouver, BC and New Denver, BC where she died on 5 April 1947.
Sex F
Date of Birth 02 March 1919
Date of Death 05 April 1947
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Vancouver, BC
New Denver, BC
Reel
C-9420 (775-782)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13085
Name Sadayo Tominaga

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13085: Sadayo Tominaga

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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