Suga Ito

Suga Ito

She was born on 21 November 1898. Her maiden name is Suga Higuchi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Jukichi Ito [possibly Zyukichi Ito] (husband), Ryoichi Ito (son), Kenichi Ito (son), Mieko Ito (daughter), Emiko Ito (daughter), Chizuko Ito (daughter), and Saburo Ito (son). Her home address is listed as 2016 Triumph Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Iron Springs, AB.


Regularized NameSuga Ito
Custodian Identification Number5708
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Iron Springs, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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