Mieko Ito

Mieko Ito

She was born on 9 January 1924. Her family includes Suga Ito (mother; nee Suga Higuchi), and Jukichi Ito [possibly Zyukichi Ito] (father). Her home address is listed as 2016 Triumph Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.

Metadata

ForenameMieko
SurnameIto
Regularized NameMieko Ito
Custodian Identification Number5709
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceIron Springs, AB

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Terminology

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