Tamayo Kinoshita

Tamayo Kinoshita

Kinoshita was born on 23 April 1923. She was a houseworker to Mrs. Wright at 420 Osler Street Vancouver. Her family includes Kiku Kondo (mother; nee Kiku Miyauchi), Toshikuni Kinoshita (husband; married on 11 Novemeber 1942), Toshikaze Andrew Kinoshita (son; born on 10 Feburary 1943). She lived at 616 Princess Avenue, Vancouver then moved to 710 Alexander Street Vancouver. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver BC. She has no listed seized property.


Regularized NameTamayo Kinoshita
Custodian Identification Number13151
NationalityCanadian born


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