Usa Natsuhara

Usa Natsuhara

She was born on 7 July 1873. She was a self-employed farmer. Her family includes Toya Sudo (mother), Kisaji Sudo (father), Kiyojiro Natsuhara (husband; deceased), Kizo Natsuhara (son), and Kisaburo Natsuhara (son). Her home address is listed as 259 Whonnock Road, Whonnock, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Sandon, BC.


Regularized NameUsa Natsuhara
Custodian Identification Number8897
NationalityJapanese national
Residence (after uprooting)Sandon, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Whonnock


Custodian Case Files (1)


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