Tsuneko Koyanagi

Tsuneko Koyanagi

She was born on 1 July 1915. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Tsuneko Yano. Her family includes Ken Koyanagi (husband), Mitsuka Koyanagi (daughter), Rin Koyanagi (son), Keimi Koyanagi (daughter), Dennis Koyanagi (son), Yukimasa Koyanagi (son), Marion Koyanagi (daughter), Kiji Yano (mother; nee Kiji Goshi), and Yoheji Yano (fahter). Her home address is listed as Duncan, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsuneko
SurnameKoyanagi
Regularized NameTsuneko Koyanagi
Custodian Identification Number8233
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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