Fusae Horii

Fusae Horii

She was born on 5 December 1918. She is also listed as Violet Horii. Her maiden name is Fusae Matsune and Violet Matsune. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ine Matsune [possibly Ene Matsune] (mother), Inosuke Matsune (father), Asazo Horii (husband), Mitsuyo Horii [also listed as Betty Horii] (daughter). Her home address is listed as 391 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameFusae Horii
Custodian Identification Number6330
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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