Tasuye Kishiuchi

Tasuye Kishiuchi

She was born on 15 May 1917. She is also listed as Tasuye Matsuba. She was a self-employed dressmaker. Her family includes Koyo Matsuba (mother; nee Koyo Hashimoto), Shinkichi Matsuba (father), and Shigeru Kishiuchi (husband). Her home address is listed as 5056 Granville Street, Vancouver, BC. House No. 135, Rural Route, No. 1, Moncton, BC and P.O. Box 189, Moncton Street, Steveston, BC are listed as former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameTasuye Kishiuchi
Custodian Identification Number7429
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceKaslo, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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