Toshiko Matsunaga

Toshiko Matsunaga

She was born on 14 September 1914. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shigekazu Matsunaga (husband), Jiromatsu Nishihama (father), Ishi Nishihama (mother), Takao Matsunaga (son), and Fujio Matsunaga (son). Her home address is listed as 406 Alexander Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameToshiko Matsunaga
Custodian Identification Number10055
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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