Matsuyo Kochi

Matsuyo Kochi

She was born on 28 February 1914. She was a waitress employed by Mrs. Y. Noda 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. Her home address is listed as 362 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameMatsuyo Kochi
Custodian Identification Number9352
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceBridge River, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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