Hisa Kosaka

Hisa Kosaka

She was born on 15 March 1890. Her maiden name is Hisa Tsuge. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sow Tsuge (mother; nee Sowq Matsuoka), Katsujiro Tsuge (father), Yotaro Kosaka (husband), Chiye Kosaka (daughter), Hana Kosaka (daughter), Toshi Kosaka (daughter), Ima Kosaka (daughter), Tsune Kosaka (daughter), Fumi Kosaka (daughter), and Mari Kosaka (daughter). Her home address is listed as 2141 Columbia Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameHisa Kosaka
Custodian Identification Number9232
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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