Kotono Makino

Kotono Makino

She was born on 3 August 1892. Her maiden name is Kotono Akagi. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Fuji Akagi (mother; nee Fuji Ikeda), Masajiro Akagi (father), Mototaro Makino (husband), Ayako Makino (daughter), Kazuo Makino (son), and Michio Makino (son). Her home address is listed as 21st Avenue, Rural Route No. 1, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.


Regularized NameKotono Makino
Custodian Identification Number7070
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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