Sato Kojima

Sato Kojima

She was born on 17 December 1909. Her maiden name is Sato Satonoshi. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mito Satonishi (mother; nee Mito Bando), Jinda Satonoshi (father), Gihei Kojima (husband), Shigeoshi Kojima (son), Yoshiharu Kojima (son), and Takako Kojima (daughter). Her home address is listed as 432 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC. She was exiled to Japan on 02 August 1946.


Regularized NameSato Kojima
Custodian Identification Number10703
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
LabelExiled to Japan
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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