Sumie Kozai

Sumie Kozai

She was born on 8 March 1922. She worked as home help for her family. Her family includes Hyokuro Kozai (father) and Kiri Kozai (mother; nee Kiri Tanaka). Her home address is listed as Glemnore Road, Gifford, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Christina Lake, BC.

Metadata

ForenameSumie
SurnameKozai
Regularized NameSumie Kozai
Custodian Identification Number9884
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceChristina Lake, BC

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