Toshiko Miyasaki

Toshiko Miyasaki

She was born on 21 April 1922. Her name is also listed as Rose Miyasaki. She was a hairdresser at Palemar Beauty Shop, 293 East Hastings Street. Her family includes Nobu Miyasaki (mother; nee Nobu Tanaka) and Shigeichi Miyasaki (father). Her home address is listed as 459 East Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Lemon Creek, BC.


Regularized NameToshiko Miyasaki
Custodian Identification Number12739
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Lemon Creek, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


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