Tomo Abe

Tomo Abe

She was born on 7 November 1908. Her maiden name is Tomo Kanagaki. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toshi Kanagaki (mother), Moshichi Kanagaki (father), Takeo Abe (husband), Emiko Abe (daughter), Kiyomi Abe (daughter), and Katsumi Abe (son). Her home address is listed as 1810 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Popoff Farms, BC.


Regularized NameTomo Abe
Custodian Identification Number12942
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Popoff Farms, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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