Toki Edamura

Toki Edamura

She was born on 14 June 1913. Her maiden name is Toki Baba. She was a housewife. Her family includes Toyo Baba (mother; nee Toyo Nakamura), Kinzoro Baba (father), Kanichiro Edamura (husband), Nancy Edamura (daughter), Henry Edamura (son) and May Edamura (daughter). Her home address is listed as 473 East 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameToki Edamura
Custodian Identification Number10461
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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