Hide Kamitomo

Hide Kamitomo

Her maiden name was Hide Tanaka. She was born on 27 March 1895. She was a housewife. Her family includes Senshiro Tanaka (father), Nao Tanaka (mother; nee Nao Saiki), Isejiro Kamitomo (husband; deceased), Miyoko Kamitomo (daughter), Saburo Kamitomo (son), Sumio Kamitomo (son), Kenji Kamitomo (son), and Hideo Kamitomo (son). Her home address is listed as 2054 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bay Farm, BC.


Regularized NameHide Kamitomo
Custodian Identification Number11139
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Bay Farm, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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