Sumiko Doi

Sumiko Doi

She was born on 20 February 1906. Her maiden name is Sumiko Sasaki. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yukino Sasaki (mother), Torakichi Sasaki (father), Kenichi Doi (husband), Mae Doi (daughter), Edna Doi (daughter), George Doi (son), Larry Doi (son), James Doi (son), and Rosie Doi (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Royston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameSumiko Doi
Custodian Identification Number6477
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Royston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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