Tome Asada

Tome Asada

She was born on 27 June 1898. She was a self-employed rooming-house keeper. Her family includes Keijiro Asada (husband), Kanako Asada (daughter), Mitsuru Asada (son), and Haruo Asada (son). Her home address is listed as 532 _ Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC and New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTome
SurnameAsada
Regularized NameTome Asada
Custodian Identification Number6595
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceSlocan, BC
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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