Teruko Mura

Teruko Mura

She was born on 15 December 1908. Her maiden name is Teruko Agawa. She was a housewife. Her family includes Oden Agawa (mother), Motoichi Agawa (father), Kuniyei Mura (husband), Yoko Mura (daughter), Kyoko Mura (daughter), Ken Mura (son), Tsumoru Mura (son) and Takami Mura (son). Her home address is listed as 1652 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTeruko Mura
Custodian Identification Number11323
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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