15521: Mieko Iwasaki

15521: Mieko Iwasaki

Mieko Iwasaki

She was born on 12 March 1924. Her name is also listed as Mieko Marie Iwasaki. She was a student. Her family includes Rika Iwasaki (mother; nee Rika Matsunaka) and Juichiro Iwasaki (father). Ocean Falls, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, QC.
Sex F
Date of Birth 12 March 1924
Nationality Canadian born
Locations uprooted
Montreal, QC
Reel
C-9431 (1546-1547)
Type Person
Custodian Number 15521
Name Mieko Iwasaki

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15521: Mieko Iwasaki

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Metadata Author: Lindy Marks
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