Tokiko Kadonaga

Tokiko Kadonaga

She was born on 28 January 1922. She was a domestic servant employed by Mrs. A. C. Des Brisay, 1868 29th Avenue West, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Onami Kadonaga (mother; nee Onami Matsushita) and Shigeru Kadonaga (father). Her home address is listed as 1810 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameTokiko Kadonaga
Custodian Identification Number7479
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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