Mary Naganobu

Mary Naganobu

She was born on 29 March 1913. Her maiden name is Mary Kato. She was a housewife. Her family includes Konomi Kato (mother; nee Konomi Katayama), Sadagoro Kato (father), and Harry Naganobu [also listed as Harry Hachiro Naganobu] (husband). 1234 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver, BC and 396 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC are listed as former addresses. She was forcibly uprooted to Edmonton, AB.

Metadata

ForenameMary
SurnameNaganobu
Regularized NameMary Naganobu
Custodian Identification Number16271
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceEdmonton, AB

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