Miori Miyake

Miori Miyake

She was born on 23 August 1922. She was a dressmaker employed by Ohashi Cleaners. Her family includes Ryukichi Miyake (father) and Sumiye Miyake (mother; nee Sumiye Kubo). Her home address is listed as 853 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameMiori Miyake
Custodian Identification Number10280
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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