Miyoko Matsuo

Miyoko Matsuo

She was born on 30 August 1925. She was a student studied at Vancouver Technical School, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Masae Matsuo (mother; nee Masae Yamada), and Chiyoji Matsuo (father). Her home address is listed as 1525 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.


Regularized NameMiyoko Matsuo
Custodian Identification Number9843
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)New Denver, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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