Tsuru Ishida

Tsuru Ishida

Her maiden name was Tsuru Yoneda. She was born on 13 February 1888. She was a housewife. Her family includes Motozo Ishida (husband), Kumajiro Yoneda (father), and Seiya Yoneda (mother; nee Seiya Kawai). Her home address is listed as 3014 Wall Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTsuru Ishida
Custodian Identification Number11546
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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