Mariko Itakura

Mariko Itakura

She was born on 29 January 1919. Her maiden name is Mariko Kaijiura. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sumano Kaijiura (mother; nee Sumano Morita), Makiji Kaijiura (father), Iwao Itakura (husband). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 129, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC and Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMariko
SurnameItakura
Regularized NameMariko Itakura
Custodian Identification Number8766
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC
ResidenceHamilton, ON

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Terminology

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