Miyoko Kadonaga

Miyoko Kadonaga

She was born on 1 February 1911. Her maiden name is Miyoko Oyama. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tomo Oyama (mother), Hiroshi Oyama (father), Toyoichi Kadonaga (husband), Hisashi Kadonaga (son), Reiji Kadonaga (son), and Yuko Kadonaga (daughter). Stave Falls, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Coalhurst, AB.


Regularized NameMiyoko Kadonaga
Custodian Identification Number15303
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Coalhurst, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Stave Falls


Custodian Case Files (1)


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