Kuniye Matsugu

Kuniye Matsugu

She was born on 24 January 1899. She was a housewife. Her family includes Yuhey Matsugu (husband), Zenji Matsugu (son), Isamu Matsugu (son), Sumy Matsugu (daughter), Kunio Matsugu (son), and Yoshiko Matsugu (daughter). Her home address is listed as 746 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameKuniye Matsugu
Custodian Identification Number8830
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceKaslo, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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