Haruye Kokubo

Haruye Kokubo

She was born on 21 May 1919. She was a cannery employee employed by Imperial Cannery. Her family includes Takeju Kokubo (father) and Kobu Kokubo (mother; nee Kobu Miyauchi). Her home address is listed as 710 Alexander Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHaruye
SurnameKokubo
Regularized NameHaruye Kokubo
Custodian Identification Number11866
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceLemon Creek, BC

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