13439: Ruth Inouye

13439: Ruth Inouye

Ruth Inouye

She was born on 25 October 1914. Her family includes Mikuma Inouye (mother; nee Mikuma Asada), Tow Inouye (father), Kiyoshi Inouye [also listed as Kiyoshi Jack Inouye] (son), and Yoshi Matsumoto (father of her son). 2054 West 45th Avenue, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Winnipeg, MB.
Sex F
Date of Birth 25 October 1914
Nationality Unknown
Locations uprooted
Winnipeg, MB
Reel
C-9422 (1246-1250)
Type Person
Custodian Number 13439
Name Ruth Inouye

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Title

13439: Ruth Inouye

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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