Hiroye Madokoro

Hiroye Madokoro

She was born on 9 June 1899. Her maiden name is Hiroye Nakaji. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsune Nakaji (mother), Matsujiro Nakaji (father), Jitsuji Madokoro (husband), Hiroshi Madokoro (son), Mamoru Madokoro (son), and Toyokazu Madokoro (son). Her home address is listed as 208 Vernon Drive, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameHiroye Madokoro
Custodian Identification Number6782
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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