Haruko Naruse

Haruko Naruse

She was born on 3 January 1913. She was a dressmaker employed by Super Style, 504 Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. Her family includes Genkuro Naruse (father). Her home address is listed as 568 Powell Street, Vancouver, BC and 857 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameHaruko Naruse
Custodian Identification Number9120
NationalityCanadian born
Residence (after uprooting)Tashme, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


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