Hideko Sumida

Hideko Sumida

She was born on 30 July 1920. She was a houseworker. Her family includes Tamijiro Sumida (father) and Haru Sumida (mother; nee Haru Akagi). Her home address is listed as 242 Jackson Avenue, Vancouver BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Tashme, BC.


Regularized NameHideko Sumida
Custodian Identification Number10814
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceTashme, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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