Tomiye Kadonaga

Tomiye Kadonaga

She was born on 23 July 1914. Her maiden name is Tomiye Kobayashi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Matsu Kobayashi (mother; nee Matsu Ida), Tomoaki Kobayashi (father), Setsu Kadonaga (husband). Her home address is listed as Mayne Island, BC and 1935 1st Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Blind Bay, BC.


Regularized NameTomiye Kadonaga
Custodian Identification Number9024
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceBlind Bay, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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