Masano Aoki

Masano Aoki

She was born on 21 July 1902. Her maiden name is Masano Narazaki. Her family includes Sue Narazaki (mother; nee Sue Hieta), Isakichi Narazaki (father), Kyuichi Aoki (husband), Hideo Aoki (son), Nobuo Aoki (son), Takashi Aoki (son), and Shigeru Aoki (son). Her home address is listed as Grand Avenue, Mission, BC. Mission City, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC where she died on 15 August 1944.


Regularized NameMasano Aoki
Custodian Identification Number12207
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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