Miye Isogai

Miye Isogai

She was born on 30 August 1905. Her maiden name is Miye Nomura. She worked at a blouse factory. Her family includes Nobu Nomura (mother), Shiroji Nomura (father), and Yosokichi Isogai (husband). 679 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Regina, SK.


Regularized NameMiye Isogai
Custodian Identification Number14410
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Regina, SK
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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