Suye Aoki

Suye Aoki

She was born on 18 February 1903. Her maiden name is Suye Nori. She was a housewife. Her family includes Seki Nori (mother; nee Seki Kondo), Shichiya Nori (father), Inosuke Aoki (husband), and Masao Wakabayashi (son). Her home address is listed as 633 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Nobleford, AB.


Regularized NameSuye Aoki
Custodian Identification Number5541
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Nobleford, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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