Shizu Koyanagi

Shizu Koyanagi

She was born on 3 July 1897. She was a housewife. Her family includes Mazae Koyanagi (mother), Takamatsu Koyanagi (father), Mitsuo Koyanagi (husband), Hiroshi Koyanagi (son), and Sachiko Koyanagi (daughter). Her home address is listed as 54 17th Avenue, Haney, BC and Terra Nova Cannery, Rural Route No. 1, Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lillooet, BC.

Metadata

ForenameShizu
SurnameKoyanagi
Regularized NameShizu Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number8741
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceLillooet, BC

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