Mitsue Enomoto

Mitsue Enomoto

She was born on 11 February 1905. She was a self-employed rooming house keeper at O.K. Rooms, 255A East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Shinichi Enomoto (husband), and Mutsumu Enomoto (son). Her home address is listed as 255A East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. 510 Keefer Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC and was exiled to Japan on 2 August 1946.


Regularized NameMitsue Enomoto
Custodian Identification Number12245
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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