Mitsuyo Funamoto

Mitsuyo Funamoto

She was born on 15 February 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shoichi Funamoto (husband), Junso Funamoto (son), Yoshihiko Funamoto (son), Tamaichi Funamoto (son), Asaye Funamoto (daughter), Wataru Funamoto (son). Her home address is listed as 608 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuyo Funamoto
Custodian Identification Number675
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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