Haruko Maikawa

Haruko Maikawa

She was born on 15 August 1915. Her maiden name is Haruko Matsumoto. She was a housewife. Her family includes Sarino Matsumoto [possibly Tarino Matsumoto] (mother; nee Sarino Sumi or Tarino Sumi), Takomatsu Matsumoto (father), Sadao Maikawa (husband), Tamiko Maikawa (daughter), Yukiko Maikawa (daughter), and Takashi Maikawa (son). Her home address is listed as 350 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Revelstoke, BC.

Metadata

ForenameHaruko
SurnameMaikawa
Regularized NameHaruko Maikawa
Custodian Identification Number12642
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceRevelstoke, BC

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