Kurino Enomoto

Kurino Enomoto

She was born on 8 March 1878. She was the caretaker of a rooming house at 510 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC and was employed by Mr. C.E. Mahon of 7088 Angus Drive, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Masahiko Enomoto (husband), Shinichi Enomoto (son), and Kana Enomoto (daughter). Her home address is listed as 510 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameKurino Enomoto
Custodian Identification Number12562
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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