Kasumi Okabe

Kasumi Okabe

She was born on 8 February 1919. She was a housewife. Her family includes Shimae Nakano (mother; nee Shimae Gyotoku), Jisaburo Nakano (father), Katsuyoshi Okabe (husband), and Kenichi Okabe (child). Her home address is listed as Second Avenue, Rural Route, No. 1, Port Hammond, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Elm Creek, MB.

Metadata

ForenameKasumi
SurnameOkabe
Regularized NameKasumi Okabe
Custodian Identification Number4349
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceElm Creek, MB

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Terminology

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