Suyeko Kakutani

Suyeko Kakutani

She was born on 12 January 1926. She was a student. Her family includes Mikiye Kakutani (mother; nee Mikiye Okuno) and Genichi Kakutani (father). Her home address is listed as Britannia, BC. Britannia, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSuyeko
SurnameKakutani
Regularized NameSuyeko Kakutani
Custodian Identification Number7921
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

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