Mitsuye Miyasaki

Mitsuye Miyasaki

She was born on 30 September 1905. She was a farmer’s help employed by her husband. Her family includes Juki Soga (mother; nee Juki Ninobun), Inomatsu Soga (father), Saijiro Miyasaki (husband), Sachiko Miyasaki (daughter), and Naomi Miyasaki (daughter). Her home address is listed as Dennison Road, Mount Lehman, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Dufrost, MB.


Regularized NameMitsuye Miyasaki
Custodian Identification Number4452
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Dufrost, MB
Residence (before uprooting)Mount Lehman


Custodian Case Files (1)


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