Noriko Arikado

Noriko Arikado

She was born on 28 July 1920. She was a “sales girl” at T. Mimi Company, 331 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Shige Arikado (mother; nee Shige Hisatomi) and Yataro Arikado (father). Her home address is listed as 747 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameNoriko Arikado
Custodian Identification Number7090
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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