Etsuko Morikawa

Etsuko Morikawa

She was born on 27 March 1922. She was a cannery worker employed by Berryland Fruit Farm, Haney, BC. Her family includes Mitsuru Morikawa (mother; nee Mitsuru Wakizake) and Yasutaro Morikawa (father). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, 5th Avenue, Haney, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Taylor Lake, Clinton, BC.


Regularized NameEtsuko Morikawa
Custodian Identification Number7261
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Clinton, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Haney


Custodian Case Files (1)


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