Yachiyo Abe

Yachiyo Abe

Her maiden name was Yachiyo Itonaga. She was born on 5 Febuary 1908. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kichi Itonaga (father), Guri Itonaga (mother), Isamu Abe (husband), Yuriye Abe (daughter), Kiyokazu Abe [also known as Ken Abe] (son), Ayano Abe [also known as Nancy Abe] (daughter), Mary Abe [also listed as Misato Abe] (daughter), Harry Abe [also listed as Keiji Abe] (son). She lived in Port Alberni, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to 85 Murray Street, Hamilton Ontario.

Metadata

ForenameYachiyo
SurnameAbe
Regularized NameYachiyo Abe
Custodian Identification Number10907
NationalityJapanese national

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