Tora Horiuchi

Tora Horiuchi

Her maiden name was Tora Miyamoto. She was born on 5 February 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Choshinu Miyamoto (father), Yosaku Horiuchi (husband), Chiyono Horiuchi (daughter), and Akinori Horiuchi (son). Her home address is listed as 241 Princess Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameTora Horiuchi
Custodian Identification Number11451
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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