Isematsu Morita

Isematsu Morita

She was born on 28 January 1900. Her maiden name is Isematsu Takamine. She was a housewife. Her family includes Jingoro Takamine (father), Jisuke Morita (husband), Hideo Morita (son), Ayako Morita (daughter), Tomiko Morita (daughter), Harumi Morita (son), and George Morita (son). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 126, Chemainus, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameIsematsu Morita
Custodian Identification Number6572
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Chemainus


Custodian Case Files (1)


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