Itono Matsutani

Itono Matsutani

She was born on 18 May 1897. She was a housewife. Her family includes Inosuke Nakamura (husband), Hidehiro Matsutani (son), Akiko Matsutani (daughter), Miyoko Matsutani (daughter), and Midori Matsutani (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 5, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.


Regularized NameItono Matsutani
Custodian Identification Number5923
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Greenwood, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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