Toshiko Minamide

Toshiko Minamide

She was born on 11 June 1914. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tokuye Minamide (mother; nee Tokuye Teramaye), Masajiro Minamide (father), Mineichi Minamide (husband), Yukiko Minamide (daughter), Yoshikazu Minamide (son), and Ayako Minamide (daughter). Her home address is listed as No. 21, Pacific Coast Cannery, Steveston, BC, and Mayne Island, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Kaslo, BC.


Regularized NameToshiko Minamide
Custodian Identification Number8950
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Kaslo, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston
Residence (before uprooting)Mayne Island


Custodian Case Files (1)


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