Tsuruko Goto

Tsuruko Goto

She was born on 30 August 1915. Her maiden name is Tsuruko Hagiwara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kikuji Goto (husband), Tsukasa Goto (son), and Izuru Goto (son). Her home address is listed as 531 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. 753 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC and P.O. Box 521, Ocean Falls, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.


Regularized NameTsuruko Goto
Custodian Identification Number8903
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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