Yoshiko Matsuba

Yoshiko Matsuba

She was born on 3 April 1920. Her maiden name is Yoshiko Ikari. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsuru Ikari (mother; nee Tsuru Kariya), Rokumatsu Ikari (father), Nobuo Matsuba (husband). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 23, Ucluelet, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Magrath, AB.


Regularized NameYoshiko Matsuba
Custodian Identification Number9162
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Magrath, AB
Residence (before uprooting)Ucluelet


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