Same Arima

Same Arima

Her maiden name was Same Ishikawa. She was born on 1 April 1897. She was a housewife. Her family includes Itaro Arima (husband; deceased), Tamiechi Ishikawa (father), Kiku Ishikawa (mother), Takako Arima (daughter), Toshiko Arima (daughter), Yoshifumi Arima (son), Masayoshi Arima (son). Her home address is listed as 8770 Selkirk Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameSame Arima
Custodian Identification Number10335
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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