Kotane Kojima

Kotane Kojima

She was born on 25 January 1902. Her maiden name is Kotane Tamari. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mune Tamari (mother), Kenzo Kojima (husband), Masayoshi Kojima (son), Kazuko Kojima (daughter), Misako Kojima (daughter), and Keiko Kojima (daughter). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameKotane Kojima
Custodian Identification Number6481
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland


Custodian Case Files (1)


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