Mitsue Mitsunaga

Mitsue Mitsunaga

She was born on 22 August 1906. She was a box maker employed by Riverside Lumber Company. Her family includes Haruye Mitsunaga (mother), Takehachi Mitsunaga (father), Hideki Mitsunaga (husband), Sumiye Mitsunaga (daughter), Isamu Mitsunaga (son), and Kazuko Mitsunaga (daughter). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 333, Mission, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Carey, MB.


Regularized NameMitsue Mitsunaga
Custodian Identification Number4336
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Carey, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Mission


Custodian Case Files (1)


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