Asano Ito

Asano Ito

She was born on 8 July 1893. Her maiden name is Asano Koga. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yosaburo Ito (husband), Masae Ito (daughter), Kazumi Ito (son), Sadako Ito (daughter), and Takiko Ito (daughter). Her home address is listed as Horne Avenue, Rural Route No. 2, Mission City, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Picture Butte, AB and Verdun, QC.


Regularized NameAsano Ito
Custodian Identification Number5713
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Picture Butte, AB
Residence (after uprooting)Verdun, QC
Residence (before uprooting)Mission City


Custodian Case Files (1)


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