Toki Kuwada

Toki Kuwada

Her maiden name was Toki Kawamoto. She was born on 16 March 1909. She was a housewife. Her family includes Chujiro Kawamoto (father), Kisa Kawamoto (mother; nee Kisa Tomino), Hisao Kuwada (husband; also listed as Hisa Kuwada), Atsumi Kuwada (daughter), Shigeyuki Kuwada (son), and Naomi Kuwada (daughter). She lived at Sea Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameToki Kuwada
Custodian Identification Number9945
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Sea Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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