Teru Bando

Teru Bando

She was born on 7 December 1915. Her maiden name is Teru Wakita. She was a store clerk. Her family includes Uno Wakita (mother), Sajiro Wakita (father), Ichie Bando [also listed as Kazue Bando] (husband), and Susumu Bando (son). Steveston, BC and 782 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.


Regularized NameTeru Bando
Custodian Identification Number14825
Residence (after uprooting)Vernon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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