Sute Kozai

Sute Kozai

She was born on 25 October 1897. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Sute Yamamoto. Her family includes Tomisaburo Kozai (husband), Tomie Inamoto (daughter; nee Tomie Kozai), Chieko Kozai (daughter), Susumu Kozai (son), Kiyoshi Kozai (son), Minoru Kozai (son), Kaoru Kozai (son), Isa Yamamoto (mother), and Chogaburo Yamamoto (father). Her home address is listed as 847 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameSute Kozai
Custodian Identification Number8544
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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