Tomiye Ishida

Tomiye Ishida

She was born on 18 January 1903. She was a housewife. Her family includes Hisakichi Ishida (husband), Tokashi Ishida (son), Joe Ishida (son), Shizeko Ishida (daughter), Hamako Ishida (daughter), Osamu Ishida (son), and Makoto Ishida (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 423, Burrard Canneries, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameTomiye Ishida
Custodian Identification Number5474
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


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