Kazue Koyonagi

Kazue Koyonagi

She was born on 27 September 1922. Her married name is Kazue Ito. She was a cannery worker employed by Great Northern Cannery, West Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Koto Koyanagi (mother; nee Koto Tagawa), Totaro Koyanagi (father), and Minoru Ito (husband). Her home address is listed as Eburne, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Alma College, Saint Thomas, ON.


Regularized NameKazue Koyonagi
Custodian Identification Number10606
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSaint Thomas, ON


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