Kikuye Misumi

Kikuye Misumi

She was born on 25 October 1913. She was a self-employed hairdresser. Her family includes Shige Misumi (mother; nee Shige Yamagishi) and Seijiro Misumi (father). Her home address is listed as 293 East Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKikuye
SurnameMisumi
Regularized NameKikuye Misumi
Custodian Identification Number12948
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan Extension, BC

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Terminology

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