Umeno Kubo

Umeno Kubo

She was born on 7 March 1903. Her maiden name is Umeno Imai. Her family includes Fusakichi Imai (father), Masakichi Kubo (husband), Shizuko Kubo (daughter), Masakazu Kubo (son), and Hisako Kubo (daughter). Her home address is listed as Monkton Street, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Coaldale, AB.


Regularized NameUmeno Kubo
Custodian Identification Number2521
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceCoaldale, AB


Custodian Case Files (1)


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