Masu Miyasaka

Masu Miyasaka

She was born on 21 February 1918. She is listed as unemployed in the file. Her family includes Miyo Miyasaka (mother; nee Miyo Tsukamoto) and Makiji Miyasaka (father). Her home address is listed as Rural Route #1, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Hamilton, ON.

Metadata

ForenameMasu
SurnameMiyasaka
Regularized NameMasu Miyasaka
Custodian Identification Number7146
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceHamilton, ON

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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