Harue Hirano

Harue Hirano

She was born on 21 March 1912. Her maiden name is Harue Ikeda. Her name is also listed in the file as Aster Harue Hirano. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Hatsue Ikeda (mother), Fred Kentaro Ikeda (father), Tomisaburo Hirano (husband), and Trudean Hirano [also listed as Mutsuko Hirano] (daughter). Her home address is listed as 536 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to 14 Mile Ranch, Tashme., BC.


Regularized NameHarue Hirano
Custodian Identification Number7181
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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