Tsuyo Kusano

Tsuyo Kusano

She was born on 15 November 1915. Her maiden name is Tsuyo Yoshihara. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsune Yoshihara (mother; nee Tsune Yoshihara), Nijiro Yoshihara (father), Tsurukichi Kusano (husband), and Kimiko Kusano (daughter). Her home address is listed as 1603 Franklin Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameTsuyo Kusano
Custodian Identification Number9019
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNew Denver, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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