Tokiko Naruse

Tokiko Naruse

She was born on 21 June 1918. She was a dressmaker employed by Mr. Iwata. Her family includes Genkuro Naruse (father). Her home address is listed as 857 East Cordova Street, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameTokiko Naruse
Custodian Identification Number10435
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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