Mitsuko Suyehiro

Mitsuko Suyehiro

She was born on 22 May 1923. Her maiden name is Mitsuko Nakagawa. Her occupation is listed as housewife. Her family includes Sute Nakagawa (mother; nee Sute Kubota), Sasuke Nakagawa (father), and Hideka Suyehiro (husband). Her home address is listed as 291 3rd Avenue, Prince Rupert, BC. She was forcibly uprooted to Westwold, BC and Kelowna, BC.


Regularized NameMitsuko Suyehiro
Custodian Identification Number338
NationalityCanadian born
ResidenceWestwold, BC
ResidenceKelowna, BC


Custodian Case Files (1)


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