Shizuye Kosaka

Shizuye Kosaka

She was born on 8 July 1919. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Hideyo Nagai (mother; nee Hideyo Sunada), Manjiro Nagai (father), Tamotsu Kosaka (husband), and Ronald Kosaka (son). Her home address is listed as 17th Avenue, 15th Road, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lillooet, BC and Taylor Lake Siding, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShizuye
SurnameKosaka
Regularized NameShizuye Kosaka
Custodian Identification Number7053
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceLillooet, BC
ResidenceTaylor Lake Siding, BC

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Terminology

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