Tsurue Ogawa

Tsurue Ogawa

She was born on 4 May 1910. Her maiden name is Tsurue Uyede. She was a housewife. Her family includes Naka Uyede (mother; nee Naka Naruo), Masakichi Uyede (father), Masaharu Ogawa (husband), Masatsugu Ogawa (son), and Mifune Ogawa (son). Her home address is listed as House No. 8, Gulf of Georgia Cannery, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Greenwood, BC.

Metadata

ForenameTsurue
SurnameOgawa
Regularized NameTsurue Ogawa
Custodian Identification Number5873
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceGreenwood, BC

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