Jitsuko Doi

Jitsuko Doi

She was born on 11 July 1917. Her maiden name is Jitsuko Kuroyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kuni Kuroyama (mother), Yonekichi Kuroyama (father), Tadashi Doi (husband), Clara Doi [also listed as Reiko Doi] (daughter), Berniece Doi [also listed as Tomiyo Doi] (daughter), Masayo Doi (daughter), Sally Doi [also listed as Sachiko Doi] (daughter), Marie Doi (daughter), and Laura Doi [also listed as Tanako Doi] (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 399, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameJitsuko Doi
Custodian Identification Number6873
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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