Teru Aida

Teru Aida

She was born on 4 December 1890. Her maiden name is Teru Matsuda. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsutae Matsuda (mother), Gisaburo Matsuda (father), Eitaro Aida (husband), Aiko Aida (daughter), Tsunetaro Aida (son), Joe Aida (son), Sakae Aida (daughter), Yukio Aida (son), Utako Kiyono (daughter; nee Utako Aida), and Masao Aida (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 17, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameTeru Aida
Custodian Identification Number6835
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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