Ichiko Kurita

Ichiko Kurita

She was born on 16 May 1911. Her maiden name is Ichiko Tanaka. She was a housewife. Her family includes Fuji Tanaka (mother; nee Fuji Yamashita), Kaichi Tanaka (father), Toshio Kurita (husband), and Roy Yasuo Kurita (son). Her home address is listed as 306 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC and Ocean Falls, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameIchiko Kurita
Custodian Identification Number9033
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceGreenwood, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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