Hisae Otsuki

Hisae Otsuki

She was born on 11 November 1908. Her maiden name is Hisae Yamasaki. She was a housewife. Her family includes Tsune Yamasaki (mother; nee Tsune Tomihisa), Buichi Yamasaki (father), Shinichi Otsuki (husband), Rae Otsuki (daughter), Tosh Otsuki (daughter), Hazu Otsuki (son), and Kaoru Otsuki (son). Her home address is listed as Rural Route No. 1, New Westminster, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to North Kildonan, MB and she was exiled to Japan on 31 May 1946.


Regularized NameHisae Otsuki
Custodian Identification Number6168
NationalityJapanese national
ResidenceNorth Kildonan, MB
LabelExiled to Japan


Custodian Case Files (1)


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