Mariko Kumagai

Mariko Kumagai

She was born on 1 June 1923. Her married name is Mariko Takahashi. She was a housekeeper. Her family includes Sato Kumagai (mother; nee Sato Saze), Chikara Kumagai (father), and Shichiro Takahashi (husband). Her home address is listed as Box 950, New Westminster, BC. Dyke Road, East Richmond, BC is listed as a former address. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameMariko Kumagai
Custodian Identification Number7730
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)New Westminster


Custodian Case Files (1)


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