Mitsuye Mitani

Mitsuye Mitani

She was born on 1 April 1922. Her maiden name is Mitsuye Kika. She was a housewife. Her family includes Ichi Kika (mother; nee Ichi Horiuchi), Tsunakichi Kika (father), Hiroshi Mitani (husband), Richard Mitani [also listed as Masaru Mitani] (son), and Lawrence Mitani [also listed as Hiroshi Mitani] (son). Her home address is listed as 2819 22nd Road, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Dominion City, MB.


Regularized NameMitsuye Mitani
Custodian Identification Number2607
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Dominion City, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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