Katsu Morino

Katsu Morino

She was born on 9 May 1906. Her maiden name is Katsu Tomisaburo. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Fue Tomisaburo (mother; nee Fue Shimizu), Shimizu Tomisaburo (father; in Japan), Hirozo Morino (husband), Hideki Morino (son), Kazumi Morino (son), and Keiko Morino (daughter). Her home address is listed as 235 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to P.O. Box 12, Grand Forks, BC. Her listed seized property includes 2666 Trinity Street, Vancouver, BC.


Regularized NameKatsu Morino
Custodian Identification Number1578
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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