Nobuko Kawaguchi

Nobuko Kawaguchi

She was born on 25 March 1921. Her maiden name is Nobuko Wakita. She was a clerk. Her family includes Uno Wakita (mother), Sajiro Wakita (father), and Kazumi Kawaguchi (husband). Steveston, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Vernon, BC.

Metadata

ForenameNobuko
SurnameKawaguchi
Regularized NameNobuko Kawaguchi
Custodian Identification Number14657
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceVernon, BC

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