Toshiko Konishi

Toshiko Konishi

She was born on 02 January 1926. She was a cannery worker employed by A.B.C. Packers, Phoenix Cannery, Steveston, BC. Her family includes Nami Konishi (mother; nee Nami Abe) and Rokuhei Konishi (father). Her home address is listed as PO Box 67, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to St. Jean, MB.


Regularized NameToshiko Konishi
Custodian Identification Number3212
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)St Jean, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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