Kane Saito

Kane Saito

She was born on 18 January 1895. She was a housewife. Her maiden name was Kane Tsuneki. Her family includes Senjuro Saito (husband), Tatsuo Saito (son), Shohe Saito (son), Masao Saito (son), Kikue Saito (daughter), Kitoshi Saito (son), Yoshihisa Saito (son), Toye Tsuneki (mother; nee Teyo Tsujimura), and Torakichi Tsuneki (father). Her home address is listed as PO Box 86, Pitt Meadows, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC.

Metadata

ForenameKane
SurnameSaito
Regularized NameKane Saito
Custodian Identification Number8291
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
ResidenceWestwold, BC

Collections

Custodian Case Files (1)

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