Tsumo Goromaru

Tsumo Goromaru

She was born on 15 March 1890. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yoshie Ishida (father), Maki Ishida (mother), Suehiko Goromaru (husband; deceased), Akiko Goromaru (daughter), Takeshi Goromaru (son), Miyoko Goromaru (daughter), Susumu Goromaru (son), and Mitsuko Goromaru (daughter). Her home address is listed as 344 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameTsumo Goromaru
Custodian Identification Number11621
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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