Kazu Izumi

Kazu Izumi

She was born on 21 May 1919. She was a student. Her family includes Chitose Izumi (mother; nee Chitose Ito) and Naojiro Izumi (father). Her home address is listed as 197 Moncton Street, Steveston, BC. P.O. Box 8, Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC.


Regularized NameKazu Izumi
Custodian Identification Number10567
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Christina Lake, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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