Shizuko Katayama

Shizuko Katayama

She was born on 2 May 1924. Her family includes Ishi Katayama (mother; nee Ishi Murakami) and Gorosuke Katayama (father). Her home address is listed as 75 9th Road, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.

Metadata

ForenameShizuko
SurnameKatayama
Regularized NameShizuko Katayama
Custodian Identification Number2610
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLethbridge, AB

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