Yasuyo Otsu

Yasuyo Otsu

She was born on 22 June 1924. She is also listed in the files as Yasuyo Misa Otsu. Her family includes Tsune Otsu (mother; nee Tsune Nozawa), Shinjiro Otsu (father), and Tairyu Fujimoto (stepfather). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 125, Chemainus, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Slocan, BC.

Metadata

ForenameYasuyo
SurnameOtsu
Regularized NameYasuyo Otsu
Custodian Identification Number6816
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceSlocan, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

Terminology

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