Shizuko Otsu

Shizuko Otsu

She was born on 1 December 1910. She was a housewife. Her family includes Kamekichi Otsu (husband). Her home address is listed as P.O. Box 426, 19 Broadway, Steveston, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Bridge River, BC.


Regularized NameShizuko Otsu
Custodian Identification Number5014
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Bridge River, BC
Residence (before uprooting)Steveston


Custodian Case Files (1)


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