Tsurue Hamaguchi

Tsurue Hamaguchi

She was born on 7 April 1911. Her maiden name is Tsurue Shinde. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yone Shinde (mother; nee Tanaka), Jiroichi Shinde (father), Takesaburo Hamaguchi (husband), Itaru Hamaguchi (son), Reiko Hamaguchi (daughter), and Mitsugu Hamaguchi (son). Her home address is listed as 6th Avenue and Chatham Street, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsurue
SurnameHamaguchi
Regularized NameTsurue Hamaguchi
Custodian Identification Number6436
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBridge River, BC

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