Yukino Matsui

Yukino Matsui

She was born on 18 September 1891. Her maiden name is Yukino Fujikawa. She was a farmer’s help employed by her husband. Her family includes Yasu Fujikawa (mother; nee Yasu Honda), Momokichi Fujikawa (father), Keijiro Matsui (husband), Sumi Matsui [also known as Sumiye Matsui (daughter), Minoru Matsui (son), Mitsuye Matsui (daughter), Masao Matsui (son), Kawaru Matsui (son), and Kazuo Matsui (son). Her home address is listed as Downs Road, Clayburn, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lethbridge, AB.


Regularized NameYukino Matsui
Custodian Identification Number6348
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Lethbridge, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Clayburn


Custodian Case Files (1)


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