Hanako Matsubuchi

Hanako Matsubuchi

She was born on 13 May 1924. Also listed as Patricia Matsubuchi. She was a student. Her family includes Tokitaro Matsubuchi (father) and Shizuko Matsubuchi (mother; nee Shizuko Nakano). Her home address is listed as 417 Niagara Street, Victoria, BC. She also lived in Cumberland, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Montreal, Quebec.


Regularized NameHanako Matsubuchi
Custodian Identification Number10801
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (before uprooting)Cumberland
Residence (before uprooting)Victoria


Custodian Case Files (1)


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