Toshiko Goto

Toshiko Goto

She was born on 2 February 1921. She was a dressmaker employed by Clever Maid Mfg. Company, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Takeku Goto (mother; nee Takeku Tanaka), and Baojiro Goto (father). Her home address is listed as 117 Main Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, Quebec.


Regularized NameToshiko Goto
Custodian Identification Number8402
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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